In my early 20s I was a long distance runner with highly controlled diet and training. I soon realized that caffeine was causing me muscle pulls. When not in training I had no problem. In mid thirties I began having issues with caffeine again, but causing occasional vertigo and lower back pain. At age 45 all hell broke loose. My legs starting going. Again I traced it to caffeine. Withing 5 years I was a deadman walking. Today I am 57. If I was to drink a cup of coffee, eat a chocolate ice cream cone, or drink a coke, I would be dead or near death. The last time couple of time I tried, about a year apart I almost died and did not totally recover physically. In all honesty, I think I have ALS but because I am staying away from the trigger, I live. Caffeine could be the cause of all muscular dystrophy. Can someone work with me to find a cure?
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