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Why I Did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Part II

A lot has happened since my original post about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. I went to update that post for the second time and ended up writing more than expected… so here it is. 555 more words

Life

The Ice Bucket Challenge

My mother comes from a large family; two brothers and four sisters. She’d always tell me stories about her own mother when I was growing up, how she was known for being such a kind person and more than just the obvious motherly figure to her family but also the community in which my own mother grew up.   605 more words

ALS

Ice Bucket Challenge Goes Viral with Many Celebs Jumping on Board

Since we wrote about the Ice Bucket Challenge a little bit over a week ago, it has gone crazy viral with tons of celebrities getting on board. 406 more words

Charity/Fundraising

HRBG Sales Managers Accepted the #IceBucketChallenge

Watch the video to see who they called out!

To learn more about Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease please visit the… 22 more words

Fort Smith Arkansas

Ice Bucket Challenge

The internet has gone viral with videos of celebrities and other popular personalities taking the “Ice Bucket challenge” and daring others to do the same. But, you don’t need to get wet or chilled, you can… 222 more words

People

Random Acts of Cognitive Distortion

In 1958, Walt Disney released a nature documentary called “White Wilderness.” In it, a rampaging herd of lemmings seemingly completed a mass suicide pact by leaping over a cliff and into the sea. 1,285 more words

ALS Straight, No Ice

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, known by its initials ALS, is a neurodegenerative disease.  There is a known hereditary factor in familial ALS, where the condition is known to run in families.  195 more words

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