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Bulbar Onset Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: The Speech/Swallowing Perspective

Published: Sep 30th, 2017

By: Emily Morales and Sabrina Eugene Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease; pictured below) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting the neurons responsible for voluntary motor movement, […]

Every Drop Adds Up: Ice Bucket Challenge Update

Every Drop Adds Up: Ice Bucket Challenge Update

Published: Sep 21st, 2016

  The summer of 2016 brought some exciting news to the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) community and all those affected by the progressive neurodegenerative disease. Researchers from Project MinE, a […]

Revisiting the disease behind “The Ice Bucket Challenge”

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

In 2014 it seemed that everyone in the mainstream media was competing in the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to raise awareness for ALS. Maybe you participated, or witnessed celebrities dumping buckets […]