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The ALS Association 11h
Are you a person with or a loved one of someone with ALS? If so, we'd love to hear your story.
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The ALS Association 16h
People join the fight against for many reasons. This video shows why people from around the country are biking in this weekend’s Napa Valley . What’s your WHY for supporting our vision of a world without ALS?
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The ALS Association 19h
Join us on Monday as Nicole Yarab, RN, BA, our senior director of clinical programs, discusses how multidisciplinary clinical teams maximize quality of life & symptom management for people with . Register here: .
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The ALS Association Sep 19
. Learn more about the Nat'l Registry:
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The ALS Association Sep 19
ICYMI: “If I have to be the face of ALS, it’s not a bad face to have," Donna Boring said. She was diagnosed with at the age of 37 in 2008 & is featured in our PSA campaign. Read Donna's story: .
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The ALS Association Sep 18
Check out the latest story in our weekly Instagram series, , & meet Trimble McCullogh from Florida: .
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The ALS Association Sep 18
We're proud to have funded Dr. Appel's exciting research. New immunotherapy treatment funded by the Ice Bucket Challenge may help ALS patients
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The ALS Association Sep 17
The community presented recommendations regarding the FDA's draft ALS Guidance document at a day-long event on 7/12. We recently submitted the formal Workshop report & recommendations to the FDA. Learn more: .
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The ALS Association Sep 16
ICYMI: “The five-month waiting period for SSDI benefits after an ALS diagnosis has severely impacted my family & I’m mad as hell about it," says Mary Johnson, a caregiver who has lost 14 family members to . Read more: .
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The ALS Association Sep 16
We won’t stop fighting until there’s a cure! Join the Movement at a event near you. Find one & register today: .
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The ALS Association Sep 15
ICYMI: Joumana Baroody was a nurse at the ALS Clinic at for nine years before joining as a care services director. Every day, she raises her voice for people with & their families. Learn more:
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The ALS Association Sep 14
Join us on 9/24 as Nicole Yarab, RN, BA, our senior director of clinical programs, discusses how multidisciplinary clinical teams maximize quality of life & symptom management for people with & who makes up the team. Register here: .
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The ALS Association Sep 13
ICYMI: Helping people with makes life richer & music sweeter for Dawn Loves Nash, a Nashville-based music duo. Learn more: .
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The ALS Association Sep 13
“When someone you love becomes a memory…that memory becomes a treasure," said Christine Caron, a participant in the Western Massachusetts Walk to Defeat ALS. Read more about : .
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Hurricane Florence is approaching the North Carolina coast. Take precautions now to be prepared for inclement weather. Visit for tips and guidance in preparation for emergency situations.
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The ALS Association Sep 12
ICYMI: We've supported the development of bright, young scientists through the Milton Safenowitz Postdoctoral Fellowship program since 2004. Our newest class of fellows came together for a symposium in NYC earlier this summer.
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The ALS Association Sep 12
The funds services in your community for those living with . Join the Movement! Register today: .
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The ALS Association Sep 11
During our webinar on 9/24, Nicole Yarab, RN, BA, head of clinical programs for The ALS Association, will discuss how multidisciplinary clinical teams maximize quality of life & symptom management for people with . Register now: .
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The ALS Association Sep 11
“The five-month waiting period for SSDI benefits after an ALS diagnosis has severely impacted my family & I’m mad as hell about it," said Mary Johnson, a caregiver who has lost 14 family members to . Read more: .
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The ALS Association Sep 10
"An amazing group of people came together for the first & summited Mt. Elbert in Colorado on Friday, September 7!" (Colleen O'Farrell, Climb to Defeat ALS Team Captain) Learn more:
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