muscle fatigue

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    Need Insight on EMG Results...Thanks

    I apologize in advance for my ignorance about this subject. I need a little feedback about my EMG's. Quick overview...onset of symptoms was in October 2009 following a bad GI virus. My symptoms progressed quickly (literally spread through body in 1-2 weeks) impacting almost every...
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    Symptoms and story - made it as short as possible.

    I am a 33 year old male. In April of 2009 I had back to back stomache viruses. One week apart to be exact. Shortly after that I started to develope severe nocturnal myclonus. Then about 1 week later I started to twitch in left bicep, it lasted about three days and then dissapeared. The twitching...
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    Muscle Rigidity, Twitching, Stiffness Update - Still Concerned

    Hi everyone, I posted a few months back about some worrying symptoms that might indicate ALS. The following is the original post: I'm a 29 year old woman with some worrying symptoms. I'm hoping you can help shed some light on this. Here be my (lengthy) story: About 2 1/2 months ago, I noticed...
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    Trying to understand the weakness factor.

    Hello everyone, First, I'd like to say that I am truly sorry for everyone who has been diagnosed with ALS. This disease is truly horrible, and I sincerely hope and pray that medical science can find methods to grind it to a halt. Admittedly, I wound up finding my way here out of confusion over...
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    Acute Onset and Rapid Progression of Symptoms

    Hello, First of all, thank you for those that are diligent to post and answer questions on this forum. It appears that many are very helpful. My thoughts are with those that have been diagnosed and those still searching for answers about their conditions. Secondly, I do have a few questions...
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    Is Anxiety taking over?

    Hello everyone. This is my first post but I will keep it short and sweet. 41 yr old male. Good health until Virus or Flu hit me. These symptoms all started after catching a virus on vacation back in Sept. 2009 Symptoms: Feeling shaky inside (vibrations), twitching all over my body, sudden...
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    Desperate Young Man Looking For Help!

    Hi there, that is Patrick,a 25 year old from Germany. I´m writing this post because I really need some help from you guys to better evaluate my situation.I have just lost the ability to look at everything in a clear way. My weakness issues started in June with a weird feeling when...
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    Frustrated: More questions than answers

    Hi, I'm new to the group and was hoping to get some of your thoughts on the stuff that I've been going through recently. Sorry if this seems a bit lengthy before it starts to relate to ALS but just wanted to give the whole history because it seems to be happening in a chain of events. About 6...
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    Symptoms Indicative of ALS. And I'm 36.

    Hi Everyone, I'm so scared to post on here because it makes my symptoms "real". Until one month ago, I was a healthy 36 year old married mom of three boys. Suddenly, I felt sick one day and had diarrhea and just an overall "fatigue", nausea, ill feeling. I lost 9 lbs. in about 2 weeks. I was...
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    What other conditions mimic early ALS?

    I know that many have been diagnosed with ALS because every other possibility had been exhausted. What other things do doctors look for that could be causing ALSish symptoms? I know that ALS ultimately is not a subtle disease to say the least, but it is in the beginning it can be. I started...
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