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Dr Ian Davis ticks off bucket list as he battles a terminal illness

Dr Ian Davis ticks off bucket list as he battles a terminal illness | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Dr Ian Davis is crossing off his bucket list after he was diagnosed with the aggressive motor neurone disease three years ago. The father has already jumped out of a plane
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Potential ALS treatment avenue identified

Potential ALS treatment avenue identified | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
A series of studies begun by Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) scientists eight years ago has lead to a report just published that may be a major step forward in the quest to develop real...
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Get Involved | Football v MND | MND Association

Get Involved | Football v MND | MND Association | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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Mark Maddox made 300 appearances as a footballer but now he has MND and will never play again. 

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A courageous family battles Lou Gehrig’s disease

A courageous family battles Lou Gehrig’s disease | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
“I’m tired of seeing you hurting like this,” Bert told his wife. “I’m taking you with me and I won’t let that happen”
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Deciding to Live with ALS, Not Die From ALS.............

Deciding to Live with ALS, Not Die From ALS............. | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

It was September 1997. I had hoped the weakness in my leg would be treatable, but my doctor shook his head. The intravenous immunoglobulin treatments he'd been giving me for a possible motor neuropathy weren't working, leading him to conclude I had "probable ALS."

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O.J.Brigance SuperBowl 2013 l Congratulations O.J. BRIGANCE & World Champion Baltimore Ravens

Thank You @NFLonCBS and Leslie Visser for Reporting & Helping
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You are a INSPIRATION O.J. Brigance, NEVER GIVE UP!

"O.J. is still the captain of his SOUL".......Leslie Visser

T.E.A.M.-Together Everyone Accomplishes More!

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FDA Meeting to Focus on Regulatory Paradigm of Developing, Evaluating ALS Therapies

FDA Meeting to Focus on Regulatory Paradigm of Developing, Evaluating ALS Therapies | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will soon hold a public meeting to obtain input on ways to enhance the development of new therapies to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), better known,...
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The Kevin Turner Foundation, working with Sports Legacy Institute | Gridiron greats together for SuperBowl Weekend

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Risk looms as ALS sufferer's expected date nears - ALS, Labor & Delivery Concerns

Risk looms as ALS sufferer's expected date nears - ALS, Labor & Delivery Concerns | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

A woman with Lou Gehrig's disease is due to give birth soon, but she is still not sure whether any hospital in Beijing will take the risk of performing a Cesarean section on her.

As a teenager, Lyu Yuanfang, 31, was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, a fatal, incurable neuromuscular disease that progresses rapidly.

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Motor neurone disease will kill the father of my twins just like it ravaged my dad

Motor neurone disease will kill the father of my twins just like it ravaged my dad | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

Terry Cook has been diagnosed with motor neurone disease, but he and his wife Nikki are looking forward to the arrival of two babies.....

  
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Bacteria's hidden skill could pave way for stem cell treatments

Bacteria's hidden skill could pave way for stem cell treatments | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
A discovery about the way in which bugs spread throughout the body could help to develop stem cell treatments.
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Heart Of The Ravens| O.J. Brigance Inspires

ESPN Video: Former Ravens LB O.J. Brigance inspires the Baltimore Ravens and shows strength every day as he battles ALS while continuing to work in the front office.
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Neuralstem Investigator Presents New ALS NSI-566 Data at International Symposium on ALS/MND

Neuralstem Investigator Presents New ALS NSI-566 Data at International Symposium on ALS/MND | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that Jonathon Glass, MD, Director of the Emory ALS Center, presented new data from the Phase I trial of Neuralstem's human spinal cord stem cells, NSI-566, in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis...

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New telehealth system could improve quality of life for MND patients

New telehealth system could improve quality of life for MND patients | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
An innovative telehealth system and web resource developed with the help of patients and carers could revolutionise access to care and support for people with motor neurone disease (MND).
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Improving Riluzole for MND | ALS -Research grants by: ALSA & MND Association

Improving Riluzole for MND | ALS -Research grants by: ALSA & MND Association | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Victoria Pugh is studying for her PhD at the Universities of Bradford and Reading, which is funded by the MND Association. Under the leadership of Prof Marcus Rattray she is looking at the drug ril...
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Broad Appeal Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Video

Broad Appeal Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Video | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
England and Australia Ashes Cricketers join forces with The Broad Appeal to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease
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I AM BREATHING - Movie Review - 2013

I AM BREATHING - Movie Review - 2013 | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
A an documentary chronicling the illness and untimely death of Edinburgh architect Neil Platt, who suffered from Motor Neurone Disease.
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ALS Patients Needed to test Biomarker Device

ALS Patients Needed to test Biomarker Device | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

ALS Patients Needed to test Biomarker Device

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NFL Players & Coaches stand together to cure ALS

ALS affects any race or gender, profession or creed. Players & Coaches from the NFL are standing together to find a cure. Join the team!
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Brayden Eck's curator insight, October 31, 2:25 PM

It's good to show awareness towards things like this. I'm happy pro sports are staring to become aware of these disease and are supporting to get rid of them.

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Funeral Honors Mansfield Firefighter Who Battled ALS - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Funeral Honors Mansfield Firefighter Who Battled ALS - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

Citizens of Mansfield stood along the road leading to Walnut Ridge Baptist Church holding flags. Some placed their hands over their hearts or bowed their heads. They all stood in silence as the white hearse passed, led by two rows of motorcycle police and followed by a long line of firetrucks and ambulances. 32-year old Jarrod Brodnax, a Mansfield firefighter

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Intel's new device to enable Stephen Hawking to 'speak' faster

Intel's new device to enable Stephen Hawking to 'speak' faster | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

World renowned scientist Stephen Hawking will be able to better communicate his ideas about fundamental physics after the technology that interprets his speech was upgraded with a new device.

A worsening of the degenerative disease affecting the 71-year-old physicist had recently reduced him to composing sentences at a rate of one word a minute.

But now a team from computer hardware firm Intel have created a device

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Celebration of Life | Public Memorial for Michael Lopez Jr.

Celebration of Life | Public Memorial for Michael Lopez Jr. | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

•Celebration of Life | Public Memorial Service for Michael Lopez Jr.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 | 5:00 P.M.
Aloha High School Auditorium
18550 S.W. Kinnaman Rd.
Beaverton, Oregon 97007

•Michael’s Life Celebration will Continue Immediately Following the Memorial Service

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Petition to HM government to increase funding in the search for a cure for motor neuron disease. - e-petitions

Petition to HM government to increase funding in the search for a cure for motor neuron disease. - e-petitions | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Every day in the UK five people die from motor neuron disease, it is a terrible illness that relentlessly lays waste to the motor neurons that relay signals from the brain to a persons muscles. Movement and speech , breathing and eating become.........
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