UPDATE: Former Concord High principal Gene Connolly dies after quarrel with ALS

August 20, 2018 / 0 comments

Gene Connolly, Concord High School’s immensely renouned principal who became a pitch of stability and bravery by his conflict with ALS, died Sunday morning, propagandize officials confirmed. He was 62. Connolly was diagnosed in 2014 with amyotrophic parallel sclerosis, a progressive, always-fatal neurodegenerative disease, nonetheless he remained in his care position during a propagandize until…

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ALS travel aims to lift recognition in FM area

August 19, 2018 / 0 comments

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live)- More than 400 people incited out during a Fargo-Moorhead travel to better ALS eventuality on Saturday. The event, that lifted over $31,000, took place during Lindenwood Park in Fargo. The goal is to lift income for medical equipment, communication devices, and remit hours for caregivers, that are all nominal to…

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Live during Five- Pulling for ALS

August 18, 2018 / 0 comments

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MicroRNA Known to Be Abundant in ALS Patients May Offer Way of Treating Disease, Study Suggests

August 17, 2018 / 0 comments

The microRNA-218 (miR-218), constructed during extreme levels by shop-worn or failing haughtiness cells, might be a healing aim for  amyotrophic parallel sclerosis (ALS), an animal investigate suggests. This proton was found to interrupt a normal duty of astrocytes, star-shaped glial cells found via a executive shaken complement (brain and spinal cord; CNS) with critical roles…

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Arrows and Colors Test Measures Cognition in Severe ALS Patients

August 16, 2018 / 0 comments

A newly grown test, famous as a arrows and colors cognitive test, can be used to magnitude discernment in amyotrophic parallel sclerosis (ALS) patients who have serious engine and created disabilities. A investigate about that comment tool, “The Arrows and Colors Cognitive Test (ACCT): A new verbal-motor giveaway cognitive magnitude for executive functions in ALS,”…

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All of These People Found Life After ALS

August 16, 2018 / 0 comments

“You can possibly applaud what we can do, or weep what we can’t. Every day we arise adult and emanate a new normal. we don’t dwell on what has changed, nonetheless instead, we concentration on gripping bustling achieving my goals.” –Augie Nieto II, aptness pioneer Nieto and I, independently, arrived during a really identical conclusion….

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Orphazyme Doses First ALS Patient in Phase 3 Trial of Arimoclomol

August 15, 2018 / 0 comments

The initial studious has been dosed in a Phase 3 clinical trial (NCT03491462) evaluating a efficacy of Orphazyme’s investigational therapy arimoclomol in a diagnosis of amyotrophic parallel sclerosis (ALS). ALS is a on-going neurological commotion that is characterized by an spoil of intentional flesh action, caused by lapse of haughtiness cells in a mind and a spinal…

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From a DJ booth, male with ALS taps into tech to lighten destiny for all

August 14, 2018 / 0 comments

Masatane Muto solemnly maneuvers a controller on his energy wheelchair with his right palm to pierce around his Tokyo office. He can hardly pierce his physique on his possess and needs a assistance of a co-worker to take occasional sips from a straw in his drink. But a 31-year-old has a goal to accomplish and…

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Physicians Asked to Help ALS Patients Die Must Evaluate Motivations, Alternatives, Case Report Says

August 13, 2018 / 0 comments

Physicians who help amyotrophic parallel sclerosis (ALS) patients die should delicately import their motivations, capacity, and caring goals, while also deliberating alternatives with their patient, according to researchers. An ALS studious box and commentary, “How Should Physicians Care for Dying Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?” seemed in a AMA Journal of Ethics. The researchers presented a box…

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‘Pray with me … until a end’: Beloved Fort Worth clergyman battles lethal disease

August 12, 2018 / 0 comments

He led north Fort Worth in request for dual decades, though this time a Rev. Stephen Jasso needs a prayers. Only 5 months after he retired as personality of All Saints Parish on a ancestral north side, a Franciscan clergyman and dauntless champion for a city’s bad and unable has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s…

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