This is the 4th time it happened to me, last night while watching a movie with hubby. This is how he explained what happened... I suddenly turned to my husband and said something so random that it just does not make any sense. I can hear myself talk and then it's like I suddenly become aware of my surroundings. And immediately I feel so helpless and scared!
My mother will decide she wants (for example) to go to the kitchen. She will very suddenly stand/rush without real thought of being careful. This impulsive quickness has caused many falls and near-falls.
I am still waiting for my diagnosis and had slowly come to terms with the likelihood of being diagnosed with p.d. However now I am panicking that perhaps my symptoms are more indicative of ALS as I continuously experience muscle twitches in many different parts of my body. Looking online this is one of the main symptoms of ALS but I can not find anything online that correlates this symptom with P.D. I don't have most of the other symptoms of ALS so still hoping for… read more
I have problems with balance, speech not being able to talk very loud and my tongue does not move well. I had a swallow test and that was ok. But I can choke on food because my tongue does not move around in my mouth very well to push the food where it needs to go, and sometimes goes right down my throat before I chew it. Lately I have been having trouble with taking a drink of water or or sometimes I'm just swallowing and I choke its like I cant catch my breathe. I start wezzing. It seems… read more