Beat down ALS
March 13, 2016 - als
Music, Mayhem and Making a Difference, a advantage unison to lift income for ALS investigate will take place on Apr 1 during a Brewhouse. Doors open during 8 p.m. and a opening is $10 dollars during a door. All deduction will be donated to a ALS Association and Muscular Dystrophy Association to assistance account investigate in hopes of one day anticipating a cure.
This is a second event, a initial one holding place in 2013, to respect a memory of Amin Aur, a Norman proprietor who upheld divided in 2013 from a disease. His daughters, Catherine and Caroline Aur are operative with a members and businesses in a village to strech their idea of $10,000 this year, adult from $6,000 lifted in 2013.
ALS (amyotrophic parallel sclerosis), or some-more ordinarily referred to as Lou Gehrig’s illness — after a Yankees Hall-of-famer was diagnosed in 1939 — is a on-going neurodegenerative illness that affects haughtiness cells in a mind and spinal cord. Your mind sends engine neurons to a spinal cord and on to a muscles via a body. What happens with ALS is those engine neurons die en track to their destination. The final outcome is that your body’s intentional muscles start to atrophy away, heading to stoppage and eventually death. There is no heal to ALS and a normal lifespan of someone who is diagnosed is between 2-5 years (alsa.org).