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    PLS and Weight Training

    Does weight training help with PLS? It seems to keep me strong and I have had very little weakness with my PLS. The only negative is that it makes my stiff legs even more stiff. This is because I have the stiffness from the exercise on top of the PLS stiffness. I hope to hear form TxRR...
  2. D

    Do I need a neurologist?

    I am a 63 yr. old female, have always enjoyed good health. In the last 8 months I have had weakness in my right hand, my non-dominant hand, dropping things, can't unlock a door, thread a needle or many other day to day things. I have to pay attention when I walk, walking dosen't feel normal. I...
  3. S

    I am so scared.

    My name is Stephen. I am 34 and live in the Uk. I am crying out for help and advice. I have noticed in the last week i have lost weight, and it is very clear that both my biceps are much smaller and softer. Especially the right one. Do go along with this i get twitches all over my body when...
  4. T

    Afraid and its affecting my family

    Hello, I would first like to apologise for making this post. I do not Believe i suffer from anxiety but who knows, the body is a element of tricks, however let me start my post. it started a month ago, when I felt my right leg was wonky and felt weak. It has now passed to my left arm where i...
  5. J

    I am terrified.

    For the past 2 and a half weeks my life has felt like a complete nightmare. In late September I started a different workout for the first time in a long time, bar lunges, everything was fine and then a few days later my legs started twitching. At first i nudged it off and just frowned upon it...
  6. C

    EMG on untwitching muscles

    Hello, I went to a neurologist who suggested I had ALS based on my signs and symptoms. (Constant muscle fasciculations, positive Babinski sign, left side weakness and atrophy -atrophy in left hand and right around and now both calves- slurred speech and cramps where my muscles get stuck. Also...
  7. D

    Is this ALS?

    I am a 42 year old woman. I have been having muscle twitches all over my body for 3 months now, I have been to the dr multiple times. My blood work is perfect, they have checked my potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium etc, also checked my thyroid and para thyroid, my CPK is normal, no...
  8. J

    Questions

    I know I’m sure I am over reacting. And I don’t want to waste anyone’s time. I won’t continue to post here if everyone agrees this isn’t what I’m dealing with. Every now and then I will randomly feel a dull ache sometimes in my shins and calf muscle and will travel up to my upper legs and...
  9. J

    A year of scary symptoms

    I’m a 26 year old female Hi all first I wanna appreciate for the time you guys put to read about the symptoms I’m experiencing and giving feedback. it all started a year ago when all of a sudden I couldn’t sleep. This followed by daily shakiness abnormal body movements and body ache. I also...
  10. S

    21F, muscle atrophy, weakness, pain

    Hello all. Just wanted to thank anyone for taking the time to read to and/or respond to my post. In June, 4 months ago, my shoulder started to hurt. I had to quit my job because of the pain. I was diagnosed with shoulder impingement, and got several cortisone shots, attended physical therapy...
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