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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Board Index
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Help please!
Dec 17, 2014
... Well, ALS is a rare disease and for people under 30 it is almost vanishingly rare. You are more likely to get hit by a meteor than have ALS at age 27. ... (1 replies)
Help please!
Dec 16, 2014
... I can't get the thought of having ALS or MS out of my head. ... (1 replies)
... That sort of "lactic acid" exhaustion "weakness" is not typical of the weakness seen in ALS. In ALS, the nerve just stops talking to the muscle and the muscle no longer works at all. ... (2 replies)

... One other thing I forgot to mention. The problems in your upper body sound very similar to pinched nerve symptoms. Have you had any sort of accident that may have affected your neck? ... (2 replies)
... feels like an effort. Almost like I've been varying something heavy and my arms are like jelly after. It's that sort of feeling. And my muscles twitch randomly. Not all the time and it only lasts a few seconds. Sometimes my legs feel like jelly. I also have a "wrist drop". ... (2 replies)
... As I said, none of the "feeling" stuff is indicative of ALS at all nor is alternating legs or any of that. ... (6 replies)
... The symptoms of "feeling weak" and "feeling ill' don't have anything to do with ALS. ... (6 replies)
... My name is brandon im 27 gna be 28 tomorrow i have been dealing with this als scare for 3 months now because my body dosent feel right i just feel ill mentslly and physically legs feel weak arms and hands tounge looks atrophied twitches sometimes twitches everywhere so i went to see to nuerologists and both said i dont have als i have no hyperflexia no babinski no hoffmans i... (6 replies)
Very nervous
Nov 14, 2014
... There are roughly 30000 people in the US that have ALS at any one time. Of those, approximately 15 are less than 25 years old, so it is almost vanishingly rare at your age. ... (3 replies)
... is very young to have ALS. Most people are well over 50. ... (5 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. ... (1 replies)
... neurologist said it should not be causing any pain anf didnt want to do any further testing...Which leg me to find a new neurologist....The twitching has ruined my life im scared i have ALS... ... (1 replies)
... what he thinks hes leaning towards mri of back spine neck because the shooting pains i get in my buttox to foot maybe sciatica, cause ive heard theres no pain in als so thats what he told me so hell call me later this week so what do u think chuckstr? ... (6 replies)
... Thank you so much chuckstr you sound so much like a expert i really appreciate it the time you took to reply but also i just wanted to add im seeing the nuerologist wich i sake a second opinion from a month ago wich he told me i have no chance of mnd im seeing him tuesday cause he wants the first neurologist i seen that performed the emg nov 11th he wants to c the emg readings... (6 replies)
... l blood work and urine samples which came up fine with normal blood pressure too. She also did a full physical, checking my heart, my reflexes you know what they do in a physical. ... (0 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 19, 2014
... I'm not sure what led you to believe you have ALS but nothing in your described symptoms sounds like it. ... (5 replies)
... Hello so my husband was diagnosed with als about 6 months ago. we had been seeing doctors for an apparent balance issue due to an irregular gaited walk. Then came muscle twitching and muscle spasms. ... (5 replies)
... NCT done and was seen by 2 new neurologist back to back. I am very happy that I do not have ALS!! I am lost to where I go now. ... (5 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 20, 2012
... Absolutely right...some statistics I read said that before 40 the chance of ALS are 1 in 10 million. At 24 they are 0. ... (5 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 19, 2012
... There's no way you have ALS with those symptoms. ... (5 replies)




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