1. Nikki J

    Apple personal voice

    I finally finished the apple personal voice. It is only 150 sentences and I think someone with no issues could knock it out in one session. I was doing a few at a time and then stopped for a while. It sounds like me but sometimes the emphasis is wrong. Still it isn’t terrible I can use it...
  2. lgelb

    iOS 17 with Personal Voice & Live Speech now available

    You can go to Software Update on your iOS device to download it. Personal Voice is the new app that does sort of accelerated voice banking and Live Speech is an app that reads text using that voice. The early reviews are positive. Once you have downloaded/installed iOS 17, the path to record...
  3. EricInLA

    Voice changes, again

    About 8 months ago, I posted regarding voice changes I was noticing. At that time I was noticing for the first time a weak, raspy, and hoarse voice, plus fatigue. Especially at the end of the day. It was very concerning because prior to that my disease course had been all limb-related...
  4. lgelb

    Article on AI-enhanced voice banking

    In Washington Post.
  5. J

    Depressed and Terrified I have ALS

    Hi All, I first want to thank you for the opportunity to voice my concerns as well as my apologies for any inconveniences. To start, my symptoms began a year a ago with some twitching on my stomach. I did a quick google search and Lou Gehrig's Disease came up. At first, I quickly brushed it...
  6. A

    Terrified of bulbar

    First I would like to thank everyone in this community that is being very supportive because I know your time is very valuable. I am a 25 year old male. It has been an ongoing battle with my mind for the past five years because ever since I turned 20 I would have twitches all over my body...
  7. K

    ALS symptoms?

    Hi all, I’ve been lurking for a while but have been hesitant to post because I don’t want to upset anyone by jumping the gun. I’ll try and make this short but I just need some insight into what I’m experiencing. It started with twitching that I noticed going on two months ago. The twitches...
  8. N

    Could this be ALS?

    Good evening. After reading the stickies, I am still left with some questions. Here’s where I am at— 1. I have had body-wide twitching for about 6 weeks. It seems to be mostly in my legs now, with some in my face , back, and arms (not often). The twitching occurs on both sides. Some days...
  9. ShiftKicker

    For Canadians interested in Radicava

    The CADTH (independent advisory body Health Canada consulted with) has published its recommendations on Edaravone use in Canada based on their research and consultations with ALS patients, caregivers and other health professionals. From ALS Canada The report can be found here...
  10. M

    Ck Up, fasciculation and cramping

    8 months ago tight pain in both hips. I’ve had Mri of all parts of my body nothing showing 4 months ago pain in mid back around to ribs when standing gets worse as day goes on. Mood has been depressed I’ve never felt like this in my life. My voice is also super hoarse I can’t sing anymore...