To begin with it even hurts to text because my hands r so weak and stiff. It was about a year ago when all of a sudden I was unable to sleep. Then that created major fatigue and few days after a nightmare. I kept waking up every minute from my sleep with major leg tremor, confusion, dizziness. This symptoms progressed and since then my life has turned upside down. My legs r so stiff and weak that I’m unable to walk.
Hello everyone ! Recently my father has been diagnosed with mnd . Last year in January 2017 he felt some irritation in his fingers while writing that was the first symptom but we didn't knew what it was just a normal thing for us .. In June he saw twitching in his forearm a minor one doctor said anexety ...
Natural substances that restore intestinal-bacteria balance may help in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), according to a study funded by the international Ice Bucket Challenge.
Noting that changes in intestinal bacteria contribute to ALS, researchers said using probiotics could restore the balance.
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Please help us spread our cause! Helping my boyfriend something he deserves!
He was always a truck man and I am going to make that happen again.
Carlie & J
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The prognosis from diagnosis to death for those with ALS is a mere handful of years - "80 per cent of our clients live two to five years," noted Kathryn Dunmore, manager of communications for ALS Ontario. Yet, Pettit, 68, is close to reaching nine, so what's his secret?
Guelph resident Njilas, 25, has made it her mission to raise funds and awareness for ALS after learning of her mother's diagnosis with the disease four years ago. Even after her mother's passing in January of this year, Njilas continues her fight by remaining a loyal and courageous ambassador for ALS Canada.