stiffness

  1. opusensemble

    I guess this is for real

    Dear friends, My story so far was an impressive story of fight for survival. 5 years ago I had a severe adverse reaction to an antidepressant and became bedridden and in extreme suicidal agony for 4 long years. My research was too incredible and extense to condense in a thick collection of...
  2. J

    Struggling but trying to be realistic

    I have talked myself out of posting here 100 times. I have read all the stickies and am well aware of what they are saying and am trying to wrap my head around believing them. With that being said here is what is going on with me 33 yr old female with a precious 1 year old girl. 6 mos ago I...
  3. J

    Absent feeling, loss of speed and coordination in arm

    Hello. It's been 8 months since I started having symptoms, primarily in my right arm/hand. My right hand has been very stiff when resting. I did a lot of anxious self testing which caused some of that months ago but at the moment I'm not doing that. At the moment I'm concerned about the lack...
  4. V

    No hope...definately bulbar ALS

    Hello, First of all thank you who will read my story. It is hard time for me now and i thought over of other possibilities, that could affect my health, but only bulbar ALS pops up in my mind. Everything started on march. I had a flu type virus for about two weeks and my left face side was...
  5. 1

    In need of advice

    Hi. First of my heart goes out to all who are affected by such a terrible disease, friends and family members included. Now, I have been having an array of symptoms for sometime now. I am currently awaiting my appt for my Emg and I am a bit nervous. I would appreciate any advice about whether...
  6. M

    PLS and Weight Training

    Does weight training help with PLS? It seems to keep me strong and I have had very little weakness with my PLS. The only negative is that it makes my stiff legs even more stiff. This is because I have the stiffness from the exercise on top of the PLS stiffness. I hope to hear form TxRR...
  7. J

    A year of scary symptoms

    I’m a 26 year old female Hi all first I wanna appreciate for the time you guys put to read about the symptoms I’m experiencing and giving feedback. it all started a year ago when all of a sudden I couldn’t sleep. This followed by daily shakiness abnormal body movements and body ache. I also...
  8. M

    New consultation on als

    Hi..my neurologist is sending me to a als specialist..have had tongue atrophy and slurred speech for over a year..also have hyperreflexia and neuropathy in left foot..some stiffness in left calf..I'm scared..I don't feel like I'm dying?? Otherwise I am healthy...I'm just confused and weepy..any...
  9. D

    ALS fears

    Hi guys, I’m really new to this thread and have read all the information before posting this. I’m really scared at the moment. A few days ago I noticed a sudden weakness in my left leg. This wasn’t gradual and as I say, very sudden. I can still walk properly, walk on my tip toes and I don’t...
  10. K

    17 years old, showing symptoms

    Just wanted to say that I look up to all of you amazing people, you’re truly angels on earth. Anyways, figured I’d post here because frankly I’m pretty terrified. I am 17 (f), I do know how rare it would be for me to have this disease, but I am experiencing symptoms for which I’ve not found...
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