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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Board Index
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... Hi, Sorry to hear about your twitching. I had a brother who had ALS for 9 years before he succumbed to the disease. He was a young father when diagnosed at 31. I cared for him until his death in the mid 1990's. ... (3 replies)
... just left hospital after spending two days...with chest tightness and mild shortness of breath. Have palpitations were in can hear in my ears. They thought heart related did cath nothing.. ... (2 replies)
... Hi! I am a 23 year old female graduate student. For the past 5 months, I have been experiencing all over muscle twitching. Sometimes it is visible and a pulsing feeling, and other times it feels like a worm is crawling under my skin. ... (3 replies)

... Hi Mandy, I lost a sister to ALS and I can tell you that symptoms with the tongue and speech , are in the final stages of the disease. First stage is legs and the ability to walk. No Pain . Then the use of the arms and then speech and swallowing . Finally Heart and or Lung Failure . ... (23 replies)
... No, although exhibiting some of the same symptoms, ALS and BFS are two distinctly separate illnesses. ... (14 replies)
... do i have als or bfs and what do they mean? ... (14 replies)
... The difference between BFS and ALS is simple...and profound. ... (14 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone is versed in the difference between als and bfs. I have had problems with twitching on different parts of my body for the last 7 months or so. ... (14 replies)
Bulbar Onset ALS
Feb 16, 2016
... ble autoimmune or other diseases negative, including Western Blot Lyme. EMG's have shown some cranial nerve damage, no peripheral nerve damage. No cramps, no twitching other than eyes, no difficulty walking, no perceptible weakness anywhere. Take no prescription drugs except low dose for high blood pressure. ... (1 replies)
... I'm also cramp in my hands and arms to.. ... (40 replies)
... I had a emg a couple months ago on my left calf and thigh done by a neuromuscular specialist and said it was clean he didn't give any more details other than it was clean. ... (40 replies)
... I have had a very trying 6 months and need some feedback. Six months ago I began having a host of very strange symptoms. ... (10 replies)
... The slow progressive forms of ALS are very rare.... and ALS is rare as it is. There are MANY things that can cause muscle tightness and twitching. You could simply have allergic muscles. You could be allergic to food or something in the air. Mold allergies can cause that..gluten can cause that.. ... (40 replies)
... Not ALS at all. ALS is aggressive. You would be in a wheel chair by now. Stiffness and twitching could be diet related. Get a food allergy test done. Avoid dairy and gluten. ... (40 replies)
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... Let me say that I agree with your dr who does not think you have ALS. My brother had ALS and I was assured that the symptoms I was experiencing, which sound like yours, are not indicative of ALS. Sounds like you have some type of neuropathy. ... (20 replies)
... Will get a copy of my EMG reports. The neurologist that did them does EMG's and nothing else. When he was done he said ok it is normal. ... (20 replies)
... Your symptoms sound nothing like ALS to me. Although not impossible for a 24yo to get ALS it is almost vanishingly rare. Stress and anxiety will definitely cause the pins and needles feeling as well as the lump in the throat feeling. I know from experience. ... (1 replies)
Sound like ALS?
Aug 28, 2014
... I went to the doctor for this twice, first time I seen a neurologists who gave me an MRI of my brain and spine, because I was worried about MS and everything came back fine. ... (8 replies)
... For the past week, I have been getting shakiness and a twitching thumb in my left hand. ... (0 replies)


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