Tag Archives: ALS

26 year old Anthony Carbajal, just recently diagnosed with ALS, pushes the cause well beyond the ice bucket challenge

What tends to get lost in all the fun of the ice bucket challenge is the fact that ALS is a truly horrific disease. As I mentioned a few days ago, in my post about this current fundraising and awareness campaign being waged by the ALS Association, my grandmother suffered from ALS. What I don’t […]

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A new treatment for Lou Gehrig’s disease

Every couple of years, when I have a little money, I contribute a few dollars to The ALS Association. It’s not much. It’s more symbolic than anything. As ALS, better known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, drove my grandmother to suicide, after years of suffering, I have a special place in my heart for people who […]

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