mental health

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    Not sure if I should be worried or not...

    Hello all. I’ll start off by saying Happy New Year and I hope everyone has a joyful evening. I’m a new member to this forum but I’ve been reading post after post as a guest. I’m a 21 year old female who has been having worrisome (to me) symptoms. I’ll admit to everyone I am somewhat of a...
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    Need honest opinions--or tough love!

    I am in need of honest opinions-and maybe a little tough love. First: I have so much respect for the folks battling this disease while also being willing to support and advise others. My gratitude goes out to you. Second: I read the sticky, and I realize I likely don't belong on this forum...
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    Breathing, Swallowing issues

    Firstly I want to thank you all in advance for taking the time and effort to read this post I know time and effort are so incredibly valuable to PALS/CALS. I have taken the time to read the sticky’s and understand that I fall into the lowest possible risk group. To make this short I have...
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    Arm weakness and twitching

    Hello everyone my name is Nikki I'm 23 years old. It all started about a month ago when I was driving home I noticed my forearm felt tired, didn't think much of it. Left it for a few days before I looked it up on google and it came up with ALS at the very top. I started freaking out. I went to...
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    A final post, A first thank you

    Hello everybody, I hope you don't mind me writing on here, I didn't really know where to put it. This post is a lot different to my others. I would like to thank you all from the bottom of my heart. Secondly, I would like to apologise. I started getting symptoms nearly a year ago today-...
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    In need of suggestions

    Hello everyone, My wife and I have used this forum as a place to gather information and try to prepare as best we could to help my wife's mother. Roughly a year ago she was diagnosed with ALS and it has been quite aggressive over the last 6 months. At the start, we had done everything we could...
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    Time to say goodbye

    Hi! Some update. Last update 😊 After 5 days in Istanbul hospital under survalience of member of Turkye MND-ALS doctor group( he was 65 years old proffesor who had a lot of Als patients) numerous tests 17 vials of blood, emg done by their best emg specialist, they found .... nothing ABSOLUTELLY...
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    Thank you (goodbye)

    Well with this account ban it or delete it do what you must. My name is not Franco and I have four accounts on this website all banned. Before I go on I never had OCD or health anxiety until August 2015 when I was 18 years old and went through all these diseases until I found this one.. I'm...
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    PALS must be CALM!

    hello all, i have limb onset that has now progressed to where even a little walking is very tough. my voice is weakening and i am laughing and crying too much. i take herbal medicine for the crying. i also see a therapist once a week and am making a great effort at self-caring and fun projects...
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    Some advice for a couple about to get married

    Hello people, I am firstly sorry I am posting this, I have read the sticky and many threads but I could do with just some simple advice and thoughts directly to my fiancee's position from people who know this disease probably better than a lot of Dr's! It is really taking its toll on his mental...
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