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... What does BFS stand for? ... (14 replies)
... do i have als or bfs and what do they mean? ... (14 replies)
... thanks a lot for this. i wish i had had the courage to read this post when i was having some major issues with twitching a week or two ago. i had practically convinced myself i had ALS. the anxiety probably just made my twitching worse. it is gradually subsiding and has become easier to manage. (10 replies)

... What is the difference between a BFS twitch and an ALS twitch? ... (10 replies)
... The difference between BFS and ALS is simple...and profound. ... (14 replies)
... n a emg and the emg sowed widespread fasciculation and he said i did not have als. but im scared i had alot of fasciculations on my emg . dosent that mean i have als or indicate it. but i kept askin him questions so he is sending me to a als specialst. ... (3 replies)
... ase excuse me if this post seems like one of hundreds which have already been posted. My logical thinking says after reading many articles is that I do not have ALS and am experiencing BFS symptoms. My emotional part is torn as this and other neuromuscular diseases are close to my heart. ... (2 replies)
... I feel bad for anyone going thru this scary ordeal of wondering. It's terrifying to say the least. I went thru a bad time several years ago where I was convinved I had ALS. My muscles were twitching non-stop, 24/7. Thumbs, pinky fingers, bicep muscles, calves, etc, etc. I too googled "muscle twitching", which sent me into a panic and terrifying state of depression when... (7 replies)
... Jokes aside, I'm fairly sure I have BFS ... ... (14 replies)
... Hi from Half Moon Bay. You have symptoms of many things but not so much ALS in my view. While I am sure you haven't mentioned everything..such as weight loss, muscle loss etc...there is an MRI brain scan that can id familial ALS. ... (2 replies)
... I am 39 year old female with three kids. 1 year and ten months ago I started getting twitches all over my body even my tongue. They seemed to coincide with a bad virus. Anyway, I was terrified it was ALS so my doctor put me on Paxil thinking they were anxiety related (the twitches were causing the anxiety!!!) and of course they did not go away so i went to see a neurologist... (14 replies)
... n experiencing some twitching and that pins and needles thing in my chest. As i read more and more i feared that it would be ALS. But one thing i didnt see under BFS is tripping. I have sometimes found myself tripping at random times on a sidewalk. ... (14 replies)
... About 3 years ago I had a serious ALS scare. Mine was due to extensive twitching. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, I am a 34 year old female. A mom to two small kids (2 and 4 years old). I have been on a physical/emotional rollercoaster for the last three weeks. My initial concern started more than a month ago when I noticed that I was waking up with my arms in an awkward sleeping position. I would wake up and adjust them, only to wake up a few hours later in the same position. ... (1 replies)
... you shouldnt worry too much...many people believe that medications can lead to the onset of BFS a syndrome that has some similar symptoms...BFS is mainly twitching in muscles and thats it.... ... (6 replies)
... ALS, MS, BFS ? ... (0 replies)
ALS Possible?
Jan 8, 2005
... I went to the doctor yesterday for the second time and he is scheduling me for an emg next week. He continues to tell me he believes it is just BFS but sometimes I think I have weakness in my fingers and trouble moving them. ... (3 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)
... Sorry to hear of your suffering. I know very little about ALS, only what I've read and what my Doctor has told me. I believe though with ALS when the motor neurons die, that's it, they are dead for good. You say the strength in your muscles returns which would not happen if you had ALS. ... (1 replies)
... I am no expert on ALS or other Neuron Diseases, nor do I have one. ... (3 replies)


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