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Look Up. Get Up. NEVER Give Up! Thank You TEAM Gleason & All Participants!

Look Up. Get Up. NEVER Give Up! Thank You TEAM Gleason & All Participants! | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

Thank You TEAM Gleason and all Participants involved in the 1st Annual TEAM Gleason ALS Summit. Remarkable gathering of collaborative minds and idea's to help keep the ALS Cure in the forefront, moving in a forward motion towards a much needed CURE for such a isidious disease.

THANK YOU!


LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT YEAR!

 

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

 

#TEAMCureALS #MebecomesWe #TEAMMikeLopez #NoWhiteFlags 

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ALS Association of Greater New York: New Finding in ALS Strengthens Role of RNA in Disease

ALS Association of Greater New York: New Finding in ALS Strengthens Role of RNA in Disease | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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FDA Granted Fast Track Designation for Genervon’s Breakthrough Biotechnology Multi-Target #ALS Drug GM604 Expediting Drug Approval Process

FDA Granted Fast Track Designation for Genervon’s Breakthrough Biotechnology Multi-Target #ALS Drug GM604 Expediting Drug Approval Process | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
In a huge victory for ALS sufferers, FDA granted Genervon Biopharmaceuticals a fast track designation for its first in class highly effective multi-target master regulator biotechnology drug GM604 for ALS.
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Meet Mike Lopez Jr. President & Founder of T.E.A.M. Cure ALS Foundation|Founded in 1998 with his mission to eradicate ALS|Lou Gehrigs Disease

*T.E.A.M. Cure ALS Foundation was founded in 1998 by Michael Lopez Jr. a 1996 diagnosed Lou Gehrig's Disease patient himself. Micheal established the foundation with the vision to eradicate the disease through T.E.A.M.~Together Everyone Accomplishes More.

 

*Michael recently lost his 17 Year courageous & inspirational battle with ALS on January 3, 2013. Michael leaves a very impressive legacy behind, it is the very least we can do for Michael.....................and that is to continue his Mission in Staying Committed to a CURE for ALS.


*T.E.A.M. Cure ALS Foundation is a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Organization committed to the treatment & elimination of ALS/Lou Gehrigs Disease.
Your Donations, Support, and Participation is fully Tax-Deductible [to the fullest extent of the law].  http://www.teamcureals.com/
Mikes says, "our foundation mission is to assist ALS Patients & their families by offering hope through raising funds for Research, Patient Services & Raising ALS educational AWARENESS". Michael personally works diligently day in and day out with his foundation whether it is planning a Golf Event|Auction|ALS Awareness, or offering assistance to those pALS [People with ALS] in need.

 

*T.E.A.M. Cure ALS Foundation is strictly a volunteer based organization. Every penny donated is spent in meeting our foundation mission and goals.

 

Join TEAM Cure ALS on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/TEAMCureALSFoundation

 

Follow Us on Twitter: @TEAMCUREALS

 

Find Us on Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/teamcureals

 

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

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Fight Back Against Parkinson's Disease | Donate what you Can and, Spread the Word!

Fight Back Against Parkinson's Disease | Donate what you Can and, Spread the Word! | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Help people with Parkinson's disease win the fight of their life.
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Malveaux Mission | I'm Suzanne Malveaux and I'm committed to finding a cure for ALS with the Robert Packard Center!

Malveaux Mission | I'm Suzanne Malveaux and I'm committed to finding a cure for ALS with the Robert Packard Center! | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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Seeking Nominations for the 2013 Clinical Research Learning Institute

Seeking Nominations for the 2013 Clinical Research Learning Institute | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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Today is #WORLDALSDay | Share this #FACT with just 1 person today & you have helped make a Difference in our FIGHT to find a Cure for #ALS #MND #ELA #SLA

Today is #WORLDALSDay | Share this #FACT with just 1 person today & you have helped make a Difference in our FIGHT to find a Cure for #ALS #MND #ELA #SLA | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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Brian Grant uses exercise to help people with Parkinson's disease

Brian Grant uses exercise to help people with Parkinson's disease | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Through the Brian Grant Foundation the former Trail Blazer star started an exercise program that is showing promising results for people with Parkinson’s.
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Imagine a World Without ALS

Imagine a World Without ALS | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
For anyone out there who donates to find a cure, thank you! This is about living, taking the next step, beating the odds. Fifteen people are diagnosed with ALS every day. Don't let this disease happen to you or your spouse.
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OJ Brigance foundation leader 'couldn't believe' sports radio hosts comments

OJ Brigance foundation leader 'couldn't believe' sports radio hosts comments | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

     When he sat down Monday night and listened to the full broadcast of the Atlanta sports radio hosts mocking ALS-sufferer Steve Gleason, the head of O.J. Brigance’s foundation was left nearly in tears.

“I just couldn’t believe it,’’ Steve Peregoy, the recently-named executive director of the Baltimore-based ALS advocacy foundation Brigance’s Brigade, said Tuesday. “I’ve gotten .................................

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Staging system in ALS shows potential tracks of disease progression, Penn study finds

Staging system in ALS shows potential tracks of disease progression, Penn study finds | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

PHILADELPHIA - The motor neuron disease Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, progresses in a stepwise, sequential pattern which can be classified into four distinct stages, report pathologists with the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in the Annals of Neurology. This post-mortem staging of ALS brain and spinal cord tissues shows, for the first time, how the fatal degenerative disease may progress from one starting point in the central nervous system to other regions of brain and spinal cord. As evidence mounts showing that other neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, transmit disease-specific pathological proteins from cell-to-cell within the interconnected brain regions of..........

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Couple hopes radio show controversy will lead to ALS | MND Awareness - Atlanta News

Couple hopes radio show controversy will lead to ALS  | MND Awareness - Atlanta News | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Some members of the morning fired for mocking a former ex-NFL star battling ALS admit they went too far.
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2013 Oregon Ride to Defeat ALS: Marcy Helm - Ride to Defeat ALS®| Honoring Sister Shelley & In Memory of Mike Lopez Jr.

2013 Oregon Ride to Defeat ALS: Marcy  Helm - Ride to Defeat ALS®| Honoring Sister Shelley & In Memory of Mike Lopez Jr. | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

2013 Oregon Ride to Defeat ALS: Marcy Helm - Ride to Defeat ALS®| Honoring Sister Shelley & In Memory of Mike Lopez Jr.

 

*Marcy Helm is currently in 1st Place for Overall Fundraising and 2nd Place for Overall TEAM Fundraiser!

 

T.E.A.M. Cure ALS Foundation & Mike Lopez Jr. are truly honored to have Marcy Pontier Helm dedicate herself to helping Stay Committed to a Cure for ALS!

 

Thank You Marcy with tremendous GRATITUDE!

 

If you would like to Donate to Marcy & her Ride to Defeat ALS please follow this link: http://web.alsa.org/site/TR/Rides/OregonandSWWashington?px=3401796&pg=personal&fr_id=9090

 

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

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Stone Brewing Co. Supports ALS Research with Release of Beer Today

Stone Brewing Co. Supports ALS Research with Release of Beer Today | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
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Team Gleason Invites Members of the ALS Community to Participate in 2-Day Summit to Discuss Critical Issues Involving Lou Gehrig’s Disease | June 27 & 28th

Team Gleason Invites Members of the ALS Community to Participate in 2-Day Summit to Discuss Critical Issues Involving Lou Gehrig’s Disease | June 27  &  28th | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

This week, Team Gleason will host a two-day summit in New Orleans, Louisiana, June 27 – 28. Participants at this event will include ALS researchers, clinicians, and people and their families living with ALS.

This two day summit will focus on achieving the following outcomes:

 

--->To Register for Friday, June 28, 2013 Webinar 7:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. CDT

Click Here: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/505585422

 

 

*A consensus commitment by the best minds in the ALS community to adopt a viable, effective, and accelerated plan to end ALS.

 

*Uniting the global research community and the leaders in the fight against ALS to unite to create a larger voice that will garner global support, global funding, and accelerate us toward our common goal –

 

*an end to ALS.

 

*A consensus on metrics for accountability and increased efficiencies.

 

Members of the ALS community are invited to participate in this summit remotely via the following links for the June 27 session and the June 28 session. Both days’ activities take place from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Central Time.

 

 

For questions regarding summit registration, please contact Stephanie Sandler at ssandler@givingback.org.

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Parkinson's Disease Foundation Awards $1 Million to Help Reveal Causes, Advance Therapies & End Parkinson's

Parkinson's Disease Foundation Awards $1 Million to Help Reveal Causes, Advance Therapies & End Parkinson's | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) is pleased to announce $1 million in funding for 14 global research projects designed to improve the lives and futures of people touched by Parkinson's disease.............

 

2013 Investigator-Initiated Projects Among PDF's research awards of $5 million in 2013, we awarded $1 million for 14 novel investigator-initiated research project. The projects are supported via two core programs that encourage early-career scientists to test out their most daring ideas – International Research Grants and Research Fellowships.

 

Abstracts of these projects appear below. 

http://www.pdf.org/en/parkinson_research_grantees

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Wake Forest Baptist receives ALS research grant

Wake Forest Baptist receives ALS research grant | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center said Tuesday it has received a $200,000 grant from the Blazeman Foundation to expand its research of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
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CNN's Suzanne Malveaux Sheds Light on ALS

CNN's Suzanne Malveaux Sheds Light on ALS | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
The series will air on CNN Newsroom from Wednesday, June 26 – Friday, June 28 at 1pm.
CNN anchor Suzanne Malveaux will focus on ALS with a one-time series reporting on three unique faces of ALS and how their families are coping.
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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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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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Map of brain at cellular level expected to aid neurological research

Map of brain at cellular level expected to aid neurological research | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
BigBrain permits scientists to zoom into the brain to view various cells in the same way Google Earth allows web users to zero in on a house on a particular street.
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Happy Birthday Lou Gehrig | Remembering #19, Forever in Our Hearts

Happy Birthday Lou Gehrig | Remembering #19, Forever in Our Hearts | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

-----> * Happy Birthday Lou Gehrig * <-------------
“Today… I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth,”............Lou Gehrig the IRON HORSE

 

----> * Happy Wednesday June 19th T.E.A.M.! *<-----
*Keeping #19 in our Hearts & Forever Memories*

 

 

 

 

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Study reveals volunteering makes positive impact on people's health | SIGN UP TODAY, your health may depend on it!

Study reveals volunteering makes positive impact on people's health | SIGN UP TODAY, your health may depend on it! | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it
A new study released today by UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) and the Optum Institute finds that volunteering is linked to better physical, mental and emotional health.
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Giving of yourself to something worthy benefits us all -- especially the giver!

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Kanye West Parkinson's Line Draws Backlash

Kanye West Parkinson's Line Draws Backlash | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

Parkinson Disease Association said, "We find these lyrics distasteful and the product of obvious ignorance."

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