thank you very much for taking the time to read this and I wish all of you the very best.
I have read the stickies and I know that a lot points away from ALS, however my neurologist cannot really tell me what is going on so I thought I'd ask.
I don't know if it is related but in...
We live in a zone where cases of Lyme are frequent. Recently, some people of my town diagnosed with MS / Parkinson's were treated with antibiotics for Lyme and improved. One of them suggested my father see a physician with expertise on infectious diseases. I was extremely...
First of all thank you for all who will read my story. I would really appreciate to any comments and experiences or advises from you.
I am 26 years old female. Recently i have found similar condition - ALS that could explain my illness. I know it would be a rare case of this disease...
Hi everyone. Thank you in advance for taking the time to read and respond. I did read the post that was written and it was very informative. I still have some questions though. I noticed some weakness in my right leg. Mainly it feels shaky, and if I try to use that leg to stand on alone (for...
First of all, i am sorry for all who are newly diagnosed, hold on and don't give up untill your last breath!
I don't know what is happening with me recently but i hope that is not ALS. However i will have EMG test on August 20th and i will know the truth. I am ready for the...
My story begins in January or February of this year. My left foot would fall asleep very quickly and that leg was numb. I'd had a previous dvt and high d-dimer, but no clot was found in that leg on Feb 1.
I began to have long periods where my heart would race and pound hard for no...
worried about als
Hi all. Sorry to come hear undiagnosed, but I am going out of my mind atm...
For the past year now, I have been dealing with some somewhat progressive walking-coordination symptoms, which some days are better than others.
My MRI last year showed a 6mm lesion at the midbrain-pons junction. My...
Hi - I’m a 27 year old male and I’ve been noticing some weird symptoms over the last 6 months.
- Ear Ringing
- Off Balance/Vertigo
- Frequent Urination
- Heart Palpitations
I saw a few specialists and everything was normal. I have Hypothyroidism but...
Hello everyone, I am 21 years old and have been experiencing neurological symptoms for the past 2 months. It started with a headache, then leg weakness and muscle twitching, light and sound sensitivity. The twitching started in my leg but in a few days became widespread. Usually its not constant...
Hi, I am new here and must say I respect those dealing with ALS....some of the toughest people on earth. I am not looking create an overblown post here, but I just got refered to a neuro and kinda looking for what to expect...reactions to my symptoms.
My blood work has shown an elevated CPK...