" ...with the bulbar symptoms of ALS. I have never heard of ALS patients complaining about tongue biting (although I do't go onto the ALS sites). I usually find that... "
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ALS & Tongue Biting
1.7% of the posts that mention Tongue Biting also mention ALS (25 posts)
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" I have had this problem long before the ALS but it is worse again lately. I got my dentist to make me ...with this and with the tongue biting which... "
" ...2-14-07 I had a headache and stiff neck . ...I am having twitching and tongue biting and drooling. It first started ...have no extremity weakness .I am worried about ALS but cannot see a neur... "
" Tongue Biting Problem Hello everyone, I am ...have an aunt who was ALS diagnosis about a year ago ...about a bad way to wake yourself up! Her ALS specialist has given her a Rx, but it... "
" Tongue Biting Problem\ Hello everyone, I am ...have an aunt who was ALS diagnosis about a year ago ...about a bad way to wake yourself up! Her ALS specialist has given her a Rx, but it... "
" ...had good news, don't let the anxiety cycle start again. If it were ALS were the cause of the tongue biting would be due to weakening of the tongue resulting in decreased strength and... "
" ...I don't believe I have narcolepsy. Thank you for responding ...is the first time my tongue has bled from it though. I ...someone's first symptom of bulbar ALS was tongue biting and that wor... "
" ...or unconscious. The fact that you are asleep doesn't rule out anxiety at all. Your body ...way? I think that jumping from \"tongue biting\" to \"ALS\" is quite a... "
" ...but I did. I've been on ALS boards and reading ...jerk daily...still so exaggerated. Funny how I've been in fear of ALS for so long, that I might have bulbar after worrying about it for so long. "
" Hello Anxietyridden, tongue biting is NOT an initial symptom of bulbar onset ALS when not already a severe weakness of he tongue is clearly visible to the doctor. So if you had a clean... "
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