worried about als

  1. B

    What Can I Do?

    Hello all, First I wanted to give you guys a little background on myself. I am 27 years old and recently lost my mother to what was first diagnosed as an autoimmune disease ( it appeared to respond to treatment ) but then her condition worsened greatly and she passed away. Five days before her...
  2. A

    18, worried about ALS

    Hi I'm a recently turned 18 year old male. I was experiencing falsifications in my calf and thigh one night. After researching on the Internet and seeing it could be a symptom for some more serious disorders, they spread all over my body including the soles of my feet, stomach, ribs( this is...
  3. N

    Worried about ALS symptoms

    I don't mean to make anyone mad by posting on here but I have been worried about some symptoms I've been having for awhile. It all started with significant pain, which was all left sided. Chest, neck, at the elbow of my left arm, and the back of my left knee was super tight. It hurt to walk and...
  4. E

    Way too worried about ALS

    Okay, I told myself I would never do this but here goes (I have read the sticky multiple times) : First off : I'm 18 years old and there's no history of ALS in my family but I've been having worrying symptoms over the past month. It all started on january 7th, I was playing videogames in my bed...
  5. K

    Lots of Symptoms

    I am so young and I am extremely worried about ALS. I just need to know if I should be worried. I have twitching that jumps all over my body all day and is mainly in my right leg. All I have to do is stick out my hand and it's shaking. I am starting to feel a loss of balance and clumsiness...
  6. E

    ALS of the Cheek?

    Ok, so I've been reading your forums for a bit now not for me but my girlfriend I'm worried about I want to be strong for her but after I decided to Google well brought me here. I was hoping some of you could give me insight as to if I should be worried or not. My girlfriend is 31 years old...
  7. J

    Worried

    Sorry to bother everyone because just want to ask questions about symptoms.... My right bicep started twitching for many days about a month ago... I feel as if I have weakness in my left leg and lately a lot of different body parts of mine has been twitching like my left wrist and my left calf...
  8. S

    Possibly ALS?

    Hi everyone! I'm a 16 year old feamle and for the past three weeks I've been experiencing symptoms that have gotten me worried about ALS. Three weeks ago I started twitching in my leg which was especially worse when I was resting. A couple days later they spread to my other leg, my stomach...
  9. L

    23yo respectfully seeks perspective

    Hello all, After reading the sticky posts I think it's worth acknowledging that they do address some of my concerns. I'm posting because I experience intense, chronic anxiety and hope that sharing will help me leave behind some of the compulsive forum-reading and symptom-googling. I am 23 and...
  10. K

    Worried about ALS

    First off, I do hope this forum helps bring peace to those diagnosed, and I hope I'm not wasting your time too much. I read the sticky before I posted, and while there are a few anomalies in my symptoms, I am worried. I have an appointment with a neurologist in a week, after being referred by...
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