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The ALS Association 4h
Watch Academy Award-winning actress Renée Zellweger talk about her friendship with Nanci Ryder, who has been living with since 2014. Click here: .
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The ALS Association 9h
You're the key to our success in the fight to treat & cure . Register for a event near you today to take steps in your community to help us . Click here: .
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The ALS Association Mar 24
REMINDER: Join us tomorrow at 2PM ET for "Healthy Eating in ALS." Jane Hubbard, MS, RD, LDN, CBDT, & Anne Marie Wills, MD will talk about how to maintain adequate nutrition when living with . Register: .
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The ALS Association Mar 23
Please take action for the Disability Insurance Access Act, which was reintroduced in the by , , & . Click: . (You'll need to register but it's quick.) Thanks!
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The ALS Association Mar 22
Awesome! Congrats, Willie!
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The ALS Association Mar 22
Tony Lee's wife, Lorene, has been living with since 2010. Watch as Tony shares the hardships of the disease and his deep love for his wife. Click here: .
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The ALS Association Mar 22
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The ALS Association Mar 22
The recently released 2019 ALS in the Military report compiles findings from research going back to the early 1990s, when it was observed that was occurring in Gulf War veterans at unexpected rates. Learn more: .
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The ALS Association Mar 21
ALS Advocates: TOMORROW is the last day to ask your representatives to sign on to the bipartisan FY2020 ALS Appropriations “Dear Colleague” letter to support by contacting & . Click here: .
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The ALS Association Mar 21
Registration is open for events across the country. Find a Walk near you today to join the movement to fight : .
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The ALS Association Mar 21
(2/2) Both awards are being funded by us & , in collaboration with . Drs. Marsella & Babu will be formally recognized at AAN's Annual Meeting next month. Read the news announcement:
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The ALS Association Mar 21
(1/2) announced its 2019 Research Program awardees. The ALS-specific awards went to Dr. Jennifer Marsella (Clinical Research Training Scholarship in ALS) & Dr. Suma Babu Richard Olney Clinician Scientist Development Award in ALS).
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The ALS Association Mar 20
(1/2) In conjunction with the & , we are proud to award the 2019 Sheila Essey Award to Dr. Aaron Gitler of the Stanford University School of Medicine. The award recognizes significant contributions.
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The ALS Association Mar 20
(2/2) Since 1996, the Sheila Essey Award - established in memory of Sheila Essey, who battled for 10 years - has supported continuing through the generosity of the Essey Family Fund through .
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The ALS Association Mar 20
Happy first day of spring! Won't you spring into action with us today in the fight to treat & cure ? Form a walk team at a event near you. Click here to find one: .
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The ALS Association Mar 19
See Dubie Breen - whose husband, Miles McConnell, has been living w/ since 2015 - share how the disease challenges her family & how Miles' positive mindset helps the family work through those challenges.
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The ALS Association Mar 19
NEWS: The CENTAUR phase II clinical drug trial, sponsored by & funded by donations, has completed enrollment. Learn more about the trial at the following links: & .
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The ALS Association Mar 19
Do you or someone you know need financial assistance for ? may be able to help with and . To learn more, visit: .
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The ALS Association Mar 18
ALS Advocates: NOW is the time to ask your representatives to sign on to the bipartisan FY2020 ALS Appropriations “Dear Colleague” letter to support by contacting & . Click here: .
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The ALS Association Mar 18
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(2/2) The submission deadline is THIS Wednesday, March 20. We want to fund the most promising research that can lead to effective treatments & a cure for . Find the application link here: .
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