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ALS...Three Letters To Make Me Numb

ALS. Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Such a devastating diagnosis. I feel as though I’m still numb to it. Like it can’t be real. But it is. … 71 more words

Journaling

Breakthroughs in Ebola, ALS, Paralysis and Prosthesis Research

While looking for something else, I stumbled upon these three articles that give such good news in medical research that I had to share them: 297 more words

ALS

A Plateau?

At my recent visit to UCSD’s ALS clinic, that word came up again: plateau. This can happen with ALS. And as with so much about this disease, it’s anybody’s guess how long it could last. 818 more words

ALS

Abortion and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Do you remember last summer when the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge went viral? It was incredible to see so many people pour icy-cold water on themselves in the name of finding a cure of the devastating disease, ALS. 224 more words

Current Events

Diamonds are forever.

This day last week was special, and I missed it. I was on holidays, offline. It was the only time in ten days I felt compelled to write, so I wrote this on July 23rd using pen and paper. 573 more words

Life

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

How many of you have heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? How many of you have actually done it? If you have, did you actually donate? 534 more words

Gavels

30 Day Blog Challenge - #23

Day #23 – Recommend a Book For Us to Read. Why Do You Think It’s Important?

I used to read so much while I was growing up. 355 more words

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