1. BlsdMama

    Glycine Receptor Antibody?

    Has anyone else been tested for this? I was dx'd by the U of Iowa Neurology around April/May-ish officially with PLS, moved to ALS Clinic. Asked for a second opinion in June. Was seen by Mayo in Rochester in July. The PLS diagnosis was affirmed. I was tested for Stiff Person Syndrome (GAD...
  2. M

    sleep success, balance problems

    Hi, this is my first post. After having "symptoms" for over 5 years, I was finally diagnosed with PLS in January, 2008. I had been unable to sleep all night for over 4 years. Extreme pain in insteps of lt foot, then rt foot, + horrible cramps, spasms in the lower legs. I was started on baclofen...
  3. J

    Hacker help for Invicare bed

    A friend of mine's husband has ALS and now only has movement in his right thumb. He no longer has the strength to actuate the head and foot controls on his Invicare bed. My friend has asked if I can rig up an easier to actuate switch to control the bed. I am a reasonily experienced maker of...