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...
I want to start by saying what a great group this is for someone like us. I have been reading these boards for awhile and find it remarkable how knowledgeable and caring the users are. For that I thank you. This is my first time posting, and I tend to get a little long winded at times, so...
First off, I deeply admire the patients and the caregivers on this website. I know so many of you are only able to type with one finger, so I am deeply indebted to all of you.
I do not have an anxiety disorder of any kind. I just wanted to put that out there front and center. I am 48...
Hi all! First of all, I want to say that I have not been told by anyone that I "may" have ALS but every search I've done for my EMG findings, brings me to this forum! I will try to summarize to make a long story short, and will post EMG findings last...any info on what it 'could' mean is...
My mother is only 51, was an avid walker and a generally healthy person until she turned 50. She began with coldness in her fingers which was diagnosed as Reynaud's disorder, no big deal. Then she began to feel fatigue, trouble swallowing, trouble moving parts of her hands, thickening of the...
In July 2009, I posted the following:
"I have been reading this forum for about two months now and am so impressed by the support and information provided by the members. I am hoping to learn more and share my own experiences now as a member. I aoplogize in advance of for the long post but it...
My father died from bulbar als. He saw many physicians and I finally took him to Cleveland Clinic to confirm his diagnosis and I also took him to the University of Michigan which confirmed it. I am hoping I don't have familial als.
I have difficulty at with speech at times, bite my tongue and...
I have been reading this forum for about two months now and am so impressed by the support and information provided by the members. I am hoping to learn more and share my own experiences now as a member. I aoplogize in advance of for the long post but it is my first time on the forum and I want...
do i have als
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New, scared and confused also
Hi, Let me start by first apologizing if I am not sending this correctly (Sorry).
I Found myself here trying to find answers to what has been going on with me for the past 5 almost 6 months now. I guess I should start by explaining a little about myself before I...