Erick Scroggins replied to the topic When getting a second opinion comes with risk in the forum Diagnosis Information and General Questions 1 year, 8 months ago
My opinion on the subject is fairly simple from past experience. Anyone on the internet can be a self-proclaimed expert on any subject you come up with. It is not just in medicine, but most other subjects. My personal expertise is computers (since 1986). I have degrees in Computer Engineering and Networking. I have seen forums where a…[Read more]
Erick Scroggins became a registered member 1 year, 9 months ago
Welcome to the forum! I am one of the forum moderators and a person living with ALS: I was diagnosed in 2010.
If there is anything specific you would like to see discussed on the forum, feel free to post a new topic in any of our forums or jump in on an existing topic. You can also search for past topics or discussions by typing a…[Read more]
Hello Erick, and welcome to the ALS forum. I’m Amanda, one of the co-moderators of the forum. We are happy you have joined our online community. You will find that the ALS forum is made up of people with different associations with ALS. My family has an extensive history of ALS and we know that we have a genetic mutation in the SOD1 gene. I lost m…[Read more]