Good evening, everyone,
First off, I have been constantly amazed at the grace and promptness with which questions from anxious people here are answered, and in my time lurking over the last couple months these replies and stickied threads have been a huge resource. So thank you!
Yesterday we had our first ALS Clinic visit. I think my PALS was overwhelmed by all of the people. He says he is very tired.
He was diagnosed 3 1/2 years ago but was pretty much on a plateau until about 2 months ago when he seems to have fallen off a cliff. For the first 3 years his left...
I'm hesitant to post here because of the seriousness of the disease in which I'm extremely anxious over, but I need guidance:
I've been battling a bulging disc in my lower back since 2007 that gets irritated a few times a year. Flash back to middle of February and I aggravated it again, but...
I'm hesitant to post this as I know this is a very serious disease to be anxious over, but I'm very worried.
I've been battling a bulging disc in my lower back since 2007 that gets irritated a few times a year. Flash back to middle of February and I aggravated it again, but then again went to...
Hello, I hope you are well or as well as possible.
Thank you for checking this thread and thank you for making this section of the forum. It must be very difficult for some members. Your patience for those of us with questions is greatly appreciated.
I've refrained from ALS symptom-checking on...
36 y/o male with 1 grandparent diagnosed with ALS (at 73) and died at 75.
2.5 months ago had twitching every ~8 seconds in right arm. After a week it moved throughout body but was primarily in right arm. It went away for 2 weeks, then came back primarily in right arm and left calf (and...
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...
I wanted to introduce myself ...
My name is Natascha, I am 41 years old
and mother of two children. In 12/2000 ALS was diagnosed. Since the course at
I am very slow, I am the second opinion in 04/2018 in another ALS
special clinic. Unfortunately, the ALS was also confirmed there...
Hubby was diagnosed in Apr 2018. Had an accident in December and is no longer walking. Got the flu right after Christmas and was sicker than anything for 2 weeks. Took him to Dr. on Monday no fever, no HBP, said he was feeling good. Got him home from Dr. (we live almost 150 miles from VA)...
First, I want to say that I have been to this community off and on for the past week or so and have seen how incredibe you PALS and CALS really are. Thank you for doing something you certainly don’t have to do. This greatly helps people like me looking for some possible insight into their...