I know I am risking being deemed an annoyance, but I'm hoping that all of you who have experienced the tragedy of ALS will forgive me and grant me consideration one more time.
The breathing and swallowing difficulties noted in my previous thread continue unabated, but I'm now experiencing...
currently I am quite a bit worried. About one year ago I had a brain zap in my head and afterwards I had fascisculations everywhere in body which steadily became more intense.
My thumb was acting very weird, when I was using it or using with a slight force it was 'bouncing' back or...
In a nutshell i have been experiencing various issues such as twitching, muscle weakness, Mild to moderate pain every now and then since last august, went in for a check up and have seen various doctors, they did my first EMG and NCV back in September last year which was clear and...
Hello members of the community, thank you all for reading this. I have read the stickies but believe that I could benefit from your additional input. I am a 43 year old male and I am presenting with the following:
In May 2014 I presented to my primary care provider (PCP) after experiencing...
Hello wonderfull forum! I am a 29o male. I had some throat problems last year due singing and occational shouting. On january I started notising buubling sensation and twitching on my right lower side. Twitching is almot constant. Usually in the same place but occationally few beats almost...
Thanks for reading in advance. My mother is newly diagnosed with ALS and she is deteriorating very quickly. I was hoping there was someone who may be able to offer advice on a particular problem that is developing.
5 months after my moms diagnosis, she is unable to talk, walk and now...
I am a 20 year old Female which I know is young to get this disease. I have posted here before and people quite rightly gave me advice to go to the Doctor, but I haven't been able to get an appointment. I have had months of twitching mostly in lower body. I have recently developed throat...
I do have Asthma and I am overweight but I am having more problems.
-I get a ache in my chest a lot right in the centre (I have had Chest X-Rays and ECG's done)
-I gasp/sigh a lot everyday
-I now seem to have hiccups quite often daily but it only last 2-3 seconds.
-Also I get quite a lot of...
I have spent a lot of time on these forums reading everyone's situations. I wanted to post something to perhaps some on the users here and to ask for an opinion. In September for 2008 I had a horrible sinus infection (possibly) the pain was so unbearbale that it hurt to talk and I couldn't even...
I’m new, posting on behalf of my father as well as myself. He is 85 years old, with the usual plethora of problems that many people of his age have. He thinks he may have ALS. In fact he has been in hospice care for a partial intestinal obstruction related to surgery for colon cancer decades...
end of life
shortness of breath