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... in August and were triggered, evidentally, by what I have come to find out was Mycoplasma Pneumonia. The pneumonia is gone, but the anxiety of thinking I had ALS or MS before I was treated for the pneumonia caused anxiety, which in turn kicked in the twitches. ... (14 replies)
... What does BFS stand for? ... (14 replies)
... f supplement and the next day my index finger and thumb began to twitch and it has done so since. It seems to be positional, primarily when I'm working on mouse or holding a book when my hand is doing activity... when at rest there is no twitch. ... (2 replies)

... your concern with your family history. ALS isn't considered hereditary unless a number of family members has had it, I don't think one puts you at a higher risk. MS can have a genetic link but is much less likely than the ulnar nerve causing the problem. ... (1 replies)
... A few days ago I noticed that my right arm muscle is twitching at the elbow area. It is pretty persistent and and sometimes does not stop UNLESS I keep my arm straight down to my side. Once it is bent, the fasciculation's start up and some are quite strong and steady. They sometimes continue all day but there is no pain involved. I do have a pins and needles and numbing... (1 replies)
... One of the things that health anxiety sufferers seem to have in common is that at some time they fear they have ALS and MS. I know I did. I can't diagnose you or tell you what you do or don't have but I will give you some advice. Never and I mean never google your symptoms. I know what comes up when you google twitching. ... (1 replies)
... or something neurologically ugly, like MS. You need to see a neurologist, or find a better one. Good luck. ... (1 replies)
Really Worried
Jul 14, 2007
... 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. ... (2 replies)
... I agree...I have sleep apnea and I have BFS symptoms also...do you ever have sleep paralysis? ... (8 replies)


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