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People with ALS may benefit from University of Pittsburgh study - Allentown Morning Call

People with ALS may benefit from University of Pittsburgh study - Allentown Morning Call | ALS | Scoop.it
People with ALS may benefit from University of Pittsburgh study Allentown Morning Call Wang was at a symposium in Butler County hosted by the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the ALS Association Saturday to talk about the brain computer interface...
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Liz Allen: LIGHT shines for ALS patients - GoErie.com

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Liz Allen: LIGHT shines for ALS patients
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These are the harsh facts about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Lou Gehrig's disease. The average life expectancy after diagnosis is two to five years.
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Walk of Hope for ALS - Weekend Planner - Stoneham, MA Patch

Walk of Hope for ALS - Weekend Planner - Stoneham, MA Patch | ALS | Scoop.it
The 12th Annual Walk of Hope for ALS is this weekend at Lake Quannapowitt in. Wakefield to benefit The Angel Fund, will be held on Saturday, September 7th, 2013. The event begins with registration at 9 a.m.
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Barrington brigade leads ALS fight - Barrington Courier-Review

Barrington brigade leads ALS fight - Barrington Courier-Review | ALS | Scoop.it
Barrington brigade leads ALS fight Barrington Courier-Review “We're trying to create awareness throughout the community because ALS patients, many times, are confined to their homes,” said Barrington resident Bob Lee, whose Ride for 3 Reasons helps...
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Local woman shares her story of living with ALS | Chatham Voice

Local woman shares her story of living with ALS | Chatham Voice | ALS | Scoop.it
Nancy Haddock, centre, pictured with her daughter Vicki Vanderiviere and husband Bob, is battling ALS. When she was diagnosed in 2010, her husband vowed to.
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Golf benefit to help Northborough resident diagnosed with ALS - Community Advocate

Golf benefit to help Northborough resident diagnosed with ALS - Community Advocate | ALS | Scoop.it
Golf benefit to help Northborough resident diagnosed with ALS
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According to the ALS Association, most people diagnosed with ALS are between 40 and 70 years old, with an average age of 55.
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NEMCO-JRR teams up with The ALS Association to Drive for Lou Gehrig's Disease - PR Newswire (press release)

NEMCO-JRR teams up with The ALS Association to Drive for Lou Gehrig's Disease
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WASHINGTON, Aug.
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Linda Ronstadt, Michael J. Fox Soften Parkinson's 'Cruel' Hand

Linda Ronstadt, Michael J. Fox Soften Parkinson's 'Cruel' Hand | ALS | Scoop.it
Linda Ronstadt's celebrity status, as well as that of Michael J. Fox, who in 1991 was diagnosed with early-onset Parkinson's at the age of 35, shines a spotlight on a disease that is still poorly understood and for which there is no cure.

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Mom Slammed by Superstorm Sandy, Then Grim Diagnosis

Mom Slammed by Superstorm Sandy, Then Grim Diagnosis | ALS | Scoop.it
Devorah Schochet has faced one tragedy after another: hurricane damage, a daughter with spinal tumors and now a terminal illness.
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EVERYDAY HERO: Friends fight ALS together - Bay News 9

EVERYDAY HERO: Friends fight ALS together - Bay News 9 | ALS | Scoop.it
Bay News 9 EVERYDAY HERO: Friends fight ALS together Bay News 9 Two men, who got to know each other on the golf course in Cheval almost three years ago, pledged to take on the fight against ALS, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou...
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Spike Out ALS tournament to benefit ALS research - Fremont Tribune

Spike Out ALS tournament to benefit ALS research - Fremont Tribune | ALS | Scoop.it
Spike Out ALS tournament to benefit ALS research
Fremont Tribune
There are good causes and then there is the reason Jenny Paden set up this weekend's Spike Out ALS volleyball tournament.
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Questcor to Commence Phase 2 Study of Acthar for ALS - Lifescience-online

Questcor to Commence Phase 2 Study of Acthar for ALS - Lifescience-online | ALS | Scoop.it
Questcor to Commence Phase 2 Study of Acthar for ALS
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ALS -- often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease -- is a progressive, degenerative disease affecting motor neurons.
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Runs for ALS Reaches Milestone: Lafayette Little League Continues to Promote ... - Lamorindaweekly

Runs for ALS Reaches Milestone: Lafayette Little League Continues to Promote ... - Lamorindaweekly | ALS | Scoop.it
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Runs for ALS Reaches Milestone: Lafayette Little League Continues to Promote ...
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Nell Hardy: Seeing life with ALS through my eyes - GoErie.com

Nell Hardy: Seeing life with ALS through my eyes - GoErie.com | ALS | Scoop.it
Nell Hardy: Seeing life with ALS through my eyes
GoErie.com
The human body is incredibly resilient and forgiving. When pressed for a description of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, I say that ALS has knocked the stuffing out of me.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists identify ALS ...

Study strengthens link between amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and problems in protein production machinery of cells and identifies possible treatment strategy. (Dr. J. Paul Taylor) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
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Breakthrough Discovery in Stem Cell May Lead To New ALS Treatment - Jewish Business News

Breakthrough Discovery in Stem Cell May Lead To New ALS Treatment
Jewish Business News
Last year we wrote about an ailing rabbi diagnosed with ALS who was able to walk again after being treated with Israeli company Braistorm's Nurown treatment.
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ALS Walk slated for Sept. 28 | GRU News

ALS Walk slated for Sept. 28 | GRU News | ALS | Scoop.it
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Patients, families, employees and friends will Beat Feet for ALS at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 at Augusta's Riverwalk in an effort to raise money for the Georgia Regents ALS Clinic. ALS, or amyotrophic lateral ...
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Parker's Heritage Collection 2013 Edition Bourbon To Raise Money ...

Parker's Heritage Collection 2013 Edition Bourbon To Raise Money ... | ALS | Scoop.it
Last winter, longtime Heaven Hill Master Distiller Parker Beam was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. The disease affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, ...
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UK Healthcare and Our Lady of Bellefonte in Ashland team up for ALS satellite ... - KyForward.com

UK Healthcare and Our Lady of Bellefonte in Ashland team up for ALS satellite ... - KyForward.com | ALS | Scoop.it
UK Healthcare and Our Lady of Bellefonte in Ashland team up for ALS satellite ...
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UK HealthCare has teamed with Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Ashland, Ky.
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The United States of Football The USOF | Screenvision| Find a Showing in Your Area

The United States of Football The USOF | Screenvision| Find a Showing in Your Area | ALS | Scoop.it
The United States of Football is a must-see documentary that explores the cumulative effect of repetitive trauma in football. “Should my kid play?”

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Stem cells mimic human brain

Stem cells mimic human brain | ALS | Scoop.it
'Mini-brains' help researchers to study neurological diseases in living human tissue.

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Bob Deyan's Fight Against ALS - Voice Over Times

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Bob Deyan's Fight Against ALS
Voice Over Times
At the beginning of 2013, at the height their success, Deyan was diagnosed with ALS.
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Hands On With Tobii's Eye-Tracking Laptop

Hands On With Tobii's Eye-Tracking Laptop | ALS | Scoop.it
Forget waving at the screen -- I want my computer to look into my eyes and know what I want to do.

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'Remarkable blessings' from a life cut short by ALS - Calgary Herald

'Remarkable blessings' from a life cut short by ALS - Calgary Herald | ALS | Scoop.it
In the late fall of 2010, Shelagh Mikulak was told she would soon lose the use of her legs, her arms.
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1860s-style baseball game to benefit ALS research - Herald Times Reporter

1860s-style baseball game to benefit ALS research - Herald Times Reporter | ALS | Scoop.it
1860s-style baseball game to benefit ALS research
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The event, which is a fundraiser for ALS research, is sponsored by Thrivent Community-West Shore.
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