neck pain

  1. D

    My symptoms

    Hello I am a 19 year old male and have had multiple symptoms and have some questions. Before I start I know twitching isn’t a “sign” of als but can go along with it. Started off about 3 weeks ago I just started to feel off as I am pretty well tuned with my body. I’ve had random twitching for...
  2. P

    neck pain

    My husband, Frank, has had increasing neck flexion (chin resting on chest) and tilt to the right. His head is now so far forward that the wheelchair headrest supplies no support. He has a neck brace but even this no longer helps. I am applying heat and he is taking extra strength Tylenol with...
  3. C

    6 months in, new symptoms

    I posted to this forum a few months ago after my symptoms started. At that time I had neck stiffness and pain, body wide twitching but constant in my lower legs and some swallowing problems. Symptoms have come and gone over the past 3 months. My neck pain and stiffness dissipated. My...
  4. S

    Could this be ALS please help

    Hi everyone, I’m here looking for some advice I’m hoping you can help me please. Here’s my story:- July 2016 - I had my baby boy by c-section, when they did my spinal I had a pain shoot down my right leg. Once he was here I had bad cramping and spasms in that leg this was continuous until about...
  5. H

    Concerned about continued symptoms

    Thank you to all of you who monitor this forum and take the time and energy to respond to all of the guests with a million questions. I truly appreciate you listening and weighing in. It’s been a tough three months for me with lots of varying symptoms ranging from neck pain to brief low grade...
  6. H

    Noticable atrophy and weakness

    First off, let me say I have reservations about even posting this because half of me feels silly, but I can't get the concern out of my head. I'm a w/f 41. Back in March of this year I had some severe neck pain, went to the dr, got steroid shots and was on my way. May 1st, I wrecked my...
  7. C

    Swallowing issues and muscle tiredness

    Hi! I am a 31 year old woman who has been experiencing twitching and muscle tiredness for a while now. It started with some strange symptoms after the birth of my youngest son 4,5 years ago (vertigo, paresthesia, raynauds muscle tiredness and swallowing issues). They found a positive ANA and...
  8. M

    19 year old terrified

    Hello everybody. I am a 19 year old nursing student going into my sophomore year. I wanted to start off by saying my heart goes out to everyone dealing with this horrid diease. You are all such strong amazing people and my mother and I are looking to donate to the community and would like to...
  9. R

    Update re: Previous Thread

    https://www.alsforums.com/forum/do-i-have-als-als/41324-just-need-relief.html The above thread is my original thread, which has since been closed. Hi, I posted about two months ago with concerns that I had re: twitching and other ailments that were not indicative of anything worrisome. I saw...
  10. J

    Possible AlS/MND?

    I have read stickies and discussions above. I should start with I’m 24 year old male who has health anxiety. A couple months ago I had pins and needles sensation throughout my entire body. From then I would have days of all limbs feeling fatigued and tired. After that I had a near syncope...
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