... I have the PD symptoms, but also have some other symptoms that fall under the ALS illness. ... (0 replies)
... I will try to make this short, but I know it will turn out to be a book, so please bear with me.
I have been through some unbelievable stress during the past three years. We had two cross country moves due to my husband getting layed off. I do not have any family or close friends nearby. (who wants to get to know the woman that is in pain, and crying all of the time!!)
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... pain while I was typing. The next day it was in my wrist and hand, all fingers, and my left forearm. Burning pain, tingling, aching, itching, thumb spasms. ... (12 replies)
... o who is a neuromuscular specialist is amazing and he gave me all the tests again and told me I was fine besides the Vitamin D. He saw something minor in my left wrist which he thought could be early carpal tunnel so he has me sleeping in hand braces which don't seem to be doing anything. ... (2 replies)
... of ppl die within 4 years, and I know you don't get pain with als, and I really want to know what is up with me, but all I see is over the last 4 years my body has progressed badly! It scares me! ... (4 replies)
... Do these symptoms sound like ALS or am I being paranoid? ... (3 replies)
... September last year I suddenly got joint pain in my knee when bending down. This soon calmed down and although it was still there very mildly sometimes it wasn't effecting me. ... (1 replies)
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... they are slight and barely noticable, whereas my arms are more noticiable and do it less but more strongly than my calves. I have weakness in my left wrist and elbow and right shoulder, and I think now in my ankles. I also have a few fasciculations in my buttocks and left pectoral. ... (13 replies)
... I had yet another disruption of the bowlels with pain and constipation and so I went back to an Ortho Dr and Neurologist. ... (5 replies)
... of it. Supposedly, many men before them did as well.....but, the years in history before the time my grandfather was alive, they weren't really able to diagnose ALS yet. ... (5 replies)
... If you only have these symptoms you describe I think you're completely healthy.
Maybe the symptom of indigestion. Do you usually eat hard to digest food before this starts?
Do you smoke or have lots of cold drinks?
Probably you don't stretch enough when you exercise (or don't exercise at all).
This is completely normal, many healthy people have cracky joints their... (10 replies)
... rophy in my hands, but did not find any weakness or any other signs of ALS. He thinks it is likely related to carpal tunnel even though I don't have the typical wrist pain. ... (1 replies)
... From approximately one year ago, I've had a strange pain in my chest. When I first got it, it was extremely scary but I've gotten used to it. It's a dull pain around the lower half of my left lung. It seems to continue for months at a time, then mysteriously disappear. ... (10 replies)
... just VERY sore feet since June 2005. Then Fasciculations in my calves at night or when I'm sitting. Then I developed shoulder pain that has never gone away. ... (13 replies)
... Also, for the last week I have had a pain between my wrist and thumb. It is like a stiff pain feeling that isn't noticeable unless I use the muscle. It hurt really bad when I was cooking earlier today and lifted the pan. ... (2 replies)
... been two months now. The anxiety medication that was given to me helped to curb my panick but my spasms have barely gone away. I did a search on fasics and found ALS and since reading the post I also noticed some dull muscle pain in my left hamstring and my wrist joint hurts. ... (2 replies)
... You don't have ALS. Sensory symptoms like pain, tingling etc actually point away from ALS. ALS is a motor neuron disease which means the neurons that carry the signals for your muscles to move. ... (4 replies)
... I have had a little pang of pain here and there along my wrist and in the pads of my hands but those only come after I've scrutinized that twitching hand like crazy. ... (2 replies)
I have been experienceing the same thing since May 2006, at first I was really worried that I had MS or Motor Neuron disease, I went for 2 MRI scans, which were clear and a visit to a neuroligist, he said that there was nothing wrong with me.
However a few months ago I stumbled upon BFS while searching the internet for answers, and am convinced this is what I have, I am... (2 replies)