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The emerging links between depression and MND

At first, it seemed like a single drop, but it is quickly turning into a trickle. The first inkling was a study of >1,700 people with… 210 more words


Stephen Hawking’s Beautiful Message For Anyone With Depression.

Stephen Hawking has one of the greatest minds of our time. He is well known for his work in theoretical physics, and was born on January 8, 1942, (300 years after the death of Galileo) in Oxford, England. 733 more words


ALS - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

I had heard rumors that ex-49er Dwight Clark was being tested for ALS about a year or so ago. Among the former NFL players diagnosed with ALS are O.J. 273 more words

49er legend Dwight Clark diagnosed with ALS

The legendary wide receiver for the San Francisco 49er’s, Dwight Clark, reveals that he has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease. The 60 year old first noticed weakness in his left hand in September 2015. 516 more words


Join Me In My Journey

If someone asked you, “Come along and walk a difficult journey with me.”, would you join them?  Most of us would rather walk only where we are comfortable and our thinking is unchallenged, if the truth be known. 584 more words

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Untested Novel No-Tech Communication System for Non-Speaking ALS Patients including with Diminished Eye Gaze Control

All you need is your experience, pen or marker, and paper…

My sister has advanced ALS. She has not been able to use a Tobii for a long time now, and is now having increasing difficulty even answering binary questions with eye-gaze. 1,272 more words