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    Worried i have ALS, I'm 31 and worried about leaving my kifs without a mum 😢

    Hi there everyone, Thank you in advance for reading this! First of all my aunty (my mum's sister) passed away from als at the age of 51, so its worries me its in our family genes. The last 10 days, I've having a lot of muscle tightness in my legs, mainly the left one, shooting nerve pain in the...
  2. S

    19 y/o male - are these symptoms consistent with bulabr ALS?

    I'm a 19 year old male worried about bulbar ALS, to the point where I can't enjoy my life anymore. I've been to my primary doctor about it but not a neurologist yet. He didn't seem to be worried about it. I've had an MRI and that was normal. I've been having sleep apnea for almost a year and...
  3. Kristina1

    need support, laryngospasm

    I need to share this with people who know what im going through. I am very shaken up after worst laryngospasm to-date last night. I have been getting them over the past year, and this one was ten times worse than any ive had before. I went to breathe in and hit a rock solid wall. I tried to...
  4. B

    Progressive Nerve Symptoms

    Hi All - Longtime lurker (seems the norm around this forum though, right?). 35 / M / Married with two young boys, 1 and 5. I wanted to start off with my prayers to those of you who are or have been impacted by this disease, and commend the strong community shown in these forums! Always been...
  5. S

    Terrified. Please help.

    Hey all, I'm hoping you all can help me. About a month and a half ago I was laying down for bed and my face went numb. It stayed numb off and on for 3 days. I went to the doctor and he said he thought it was anxiety due to me going thru a stressul time at the time. He done an MRI and...
  6. J

    Is My Neurologist Running The Right Test?

    Hi - I’m a 27 year old male and I’ve been noticing some weird symptoms over the last 6 months. - Fatigue/Tiredness - Ear Ringing - Off Balance/Vertigo - Headaches - Frequent Urination - Anxiety - Heart Palpitations I saw a few specialists and everything was normal. I have Hypothyroidism but...
  7. M

    Concerned about ALS

    Since January I have had body wide twitching which gets worse at night. I don't have it all the time, it comes and goes. My left side of my body seems to shake. When I curl my toes sometimes my left will shake but the right toes don't. Same with my left hand, if I squeeze something it will...
  8. A

    Hello! ALS question

    Hello everyone, my name is Alex. I am 22 years old and I'm a med student from Spain. Sorry for my english, it is not perfect. I have read the notes but I still have some concerns. I hope not to offend anyone. You see, my mother was diagnosed with ALS in August of 2015. Her symptoms started...
  9. F

    Butch the Rooster

    BUTCH THE ROOSTER Sarah was in the fertilized egg business.****She had several hundred young pullets and ten roosters to fertilize the eggs.*She kept records and any rooster not performing went into the soup pot and was replaced. * This took a lot of time, so she bought some tiny bells and...
  10. J

    20 years old almost certain of having als.

    Hi, I wrote here one month ago about my symptoms and since then I tried to stay off this forum but my terrible problems and symptoms are not letting me to do so. The most concerning symptoms are : - Slower talking on and off : Few days I am pronouncing words slower and less precisely, it takes...
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