coping with ALS

Posted on Friday, June 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Freelance
As I walked through the doors leading out of the auditorium, Jerry grabbed my arm and pulled me closer. It had just been announced to our church congregation that I had been diagnosed with ALS. Jerry whispered in his low gravelly voice, “You will learn to adjust, to adapt and to cope.” Jerry had...

A chat with digital painter Michael Bougher

Posted on Friday, June 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Alyssa Quintero
Michael Bougher of Benicia, Calif., received a diagnosis of ALS in July 1998, and is completely paralyzed from the neck down. A former project control systems designer and project manager for Telstar, Bougher was a self-proclaimed workaholic before...
Posted on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 - 18:51, By: Freelance
The experience of every person with ALS is different; every person with ALS is the same. Every account of the experience of ALS is worth telling; everyone affected by ALS will find some truth in the story. This is the first in a series of occasional articles chronicling one man’s journey with ALS...