I'm not trying give anyone false hope here, only posting what i find to be real, geniune stroies, i've spoken to two of these personnaly. Pay close attention to who wrote the thread, you will see a chain of progress from a few people.
For those of us, who are in unknown land (Normal EMG, NO...
This could be a long story, but I will make it short. I have a 28 yr. old brother who was diagnosed with Bulbar ALS. Devasting, as you already know with your experience. Within two years he has lost nearly all of his mobility and is confined to a wheelchair. I asked him if he was tested for...
I just found out that my Mom has ALS a few days ago. I am having a difficult time accepting the idea. I have know for many months that my Mom has had speech problems. She has been visiting many different homeopathic doctors who have been working to get the toxins out of her body. My thought...
It's been quite some time since I last logged on. I do check in from time to time to see how everyone is doing but I haven't participated in the discussions too much lately. Sorry. I find myself getting sort of obsessed with all of it and then I have terrible anxiety when i...
Seriously, there must be something that causes ALS. Do they just not know exactly what it is yet? My mum first started experiencing her muscle weakness after she was put on Lipitor for her high cholesterol. She swears it is because of the Lipitor that she has ALS now, since once of the side...
I have taken Glutathione with a good degree of success. I would like to hear from other PALS that have tried it, or had some experience with it.
I have been told over & over that there is NO help or treatment for ALS. But, I am not willing to accept this - there HAS to be something that will...
My Dad went to see the second neurologist on Monday. My sister said he seemed quite taken aback that dad had seen this other guy - kind of like - so what are you doing here? Same thing....did a physical exam, checked his muscles, etc. - told him to go home and gather his family close and spend...
Hi to all are friends, My son-inlaw Jack was diagnosed April 2006. Jack is 41 and my daughter is 34. She is doing everything possible to try to help him. Vitamins ,removing toxins, organic foods cooking in glass only. He has been to the dentist to have amalgans removed. Jack's...
My former partner, now 35 years old developed als about 2 years ago.We separated in year 2000. This summer i started to get fasciculations all over my body, and they seem to get worse. I dont have any weekness but are stiff in the morning especially in one hand, and feel clumsy in the same...
Here's is an interesting, though still unproven theory. I find it interesting as I underwent colon hydrotherapy treatment over the summer - and during that period and for months after I had no noticeable progression of my symptoms. Since the late fall, a few months after I started treatment...