slurring words

  1. N

    Very scared, too many symptoms.

    About two weeks ago I wrote on this forum about strange symptoms that started after I got sick with night sweats, fatigue and cough. These symptoms have gotten worse and as I wait for the results of a brain MRI that I did today, I ask for your help so I can be prepared for what's to come. My...
  2. twinmommie72

    Myasthenia Gravis/ALS

    Hi there... I've been in a whirlwind of docs/testing since May and wanted to see if someone could shed some light on a few things. I began with slurring words back in feb/march this year and saw a Neuro that said it was merely stress from a horrible divorce I was going through. Saw another Neuro...
  3. M

    Be Rational....I know it's hard!

    Since I am a very analytical person and have had ansiety related to ALS fear my research side has helped me get over the fears. First of all the stasctics show about 2 per 100,000 people get ALS. Not only is that less than 1%, but it is 1/500th of a percent. i have also read about 6.7% of...
  4. J

    Slurring a few words

    I was diagnosed with ALS 1 1/2 years ago with legs onset. I am now just beginning to slur a few words. Mostly S's. My Neuro doesn't think this has anything to do with my ALS yet, since he did not see signs of facibulations of the tongue or any atrophy of the tongue. But my thinking is that...
  5. M

    bad feeling about progression

    Hi all, for a long time it was just my legs that were deteriorating. But last fall I starting slurring words. Now, of course, that's worse and declining so that probably in 6 months I won't be able to talk. And I'm coughing after I eat or at random. And my arms are starting to twitch in a...
  6. C

    31 year old, could this be bulbar- update2

    Hello everyone- I wanted to give an update as my symptoms have got worse. I still have pain in my neck muscles front and sides and the worst pain is under my jaw line. It feels like something is swollen inside but my GP said my nodes were normal. The ache under my jawline gets worse at the...
  7. F

    new awaiting diagnosis

    Hi Everyone.... Sorry about the long post:cry: I am new but have been going through the numerous posts here. I have so many questions that I don't know where to start.:confused: I do not have an official diagnosis but have a suspected one. I am sure you probably get tired of answering...
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