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... I'm overweight. They checked my vitamin b12, thyroid and did a chest xray. Everything was fine. They said my lungs have a hard time expanding but that's because of my weight. I've always been slighty overweight. Its never bothered me like this before. ... (9 replies)
Feb 13, 2010
... I'm not by any means an ALS expert, but I'll share with you, what I've learned this past weeks researching for my own case. ... (7 replies)
... ever of having ALS. I went thru this same ALS scare about 2 years ago. I had months of violent muscle twitching in legs, calves, biceps, etc., and I too searched the internet for symptoms and found ALS!! ... (2 replies)

Please help
Sep 16, 2008
... My mother had ALS. When she first went to see a neurologist, it was because she was having slurred speech. ... (26 replies)
... I don't have ALS but thought I did at one point. I've learned ALS symptoms can mimic other conditions. ... (2 replies)
... My first EMG was 18 months ago and clean. I had one 6 months later by another doctor and the results showed many fasciculations. I never got a copy of the report. It was a doctor I went to on a whim. ... (18 replies)
... i did more research i realized it is very tough, but can be managed in most cases. Then my stinking neurologist said how everyone that walks in thinks they have ALS or MS. Then it put it in my mind. ... (20 replies)
... I am no expert on ALS or other Neuron Diseases, nor do I have one. ... (3 replies)
... My husband was diagnosed with ALS at age 34. There were symptoms that i noticed before he did. He wnt to the Dr, but they didn't find it at that time. We noticed these symptoms in 1993. ... (6 replies)
Thank you all...
Jul 9, 2003
... Goofboggin, my dad's symptoms "gradually" came on after he was in the hospital for a staph infection in his knee. He took injections of antibiotics for 2 weeks or so. The symptoms were very minimal at first and came and went. ... (8 replies)
Tongue Twitches
Jun 22, 2013
... are all new symptoms for me. Before now I have only had two episodes that at first they thought were strokes. Speech problems and right side paralysis. Clean MRI both times. ... (2 replies)
Jun 6, 2003
... dad started to have his symptoms in 99. It started in his legs and feet. He noticed there was weakness and cramping pains up his legs. ... (4 replies)
... Remember ALS does not come and go, even at rest. You're muscle twitching doesn't sound like ALS related muscle twitching. My moms twitching looked like little creepy crawlies under her skin AND she could NOT feel them. ... (6 replies)
... ve been looking around at different websites and am frightened at how much his symptoms match those of the disease. About six weeks ago he noticed that his right hand was noticeably smaller and weaker than his left. ... (1 replies)
... disease." I can't find this term online. They seem confident, though they say there are many different types, and that it may not be so bad. But the few types of MND I've found online all sound pretty horrible to me. ... (1 replies)
... I know it's hard to relax when you are feeling all that you mentioned. My mother had ALS so I'm going from my experience. Nothing sounds like ALS from your description, not even the muscle twitching and spasms. ALS muscle twitching and spasms come with noticable muscle atroph and weakness. ... (3 replies)
New to the "club"
Oct 25, 2002
... My Mom was diagnosed with ALS in January 2001. ... (9 replies)
... Sorry to hear of your cascade of symptoms. ... (6 replies)
Update ...
Dec 28, 2015
... That's awesome news tim I really happy it's not ALS I wish I could say the same (40 replies)
... I am sorry to hear you are having so much trouble. It sounds like when I first got married. I did not have all of your troubles but, I have been sick and we have had deaths in my family and now I have ALS like symptoms but Dr. told me it is not that. ... (6 replies)

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