coping with loss

Posted on Friday, June 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Other
Sam and Jo-Ann Goldstein of St. Louis have learned a lot about living with ALS since he received his diagnosis in 2005. In this fourth installment of an intermittent series about one person’s ALS journey, Sam shares how his ALS caused a sudden respiratory crisis, leading to large and difficult...
Posted on Saturday, May 1, 2004 - 07:00, By: Kathy Wechsler
“I take this as just another challenge for me,” said Karen Jorgensen, 61, who received a diagnosis of ALS two years ago. “I’ve always been very optimistic. And I think that’s a good way to start.” Living in Berkeley, Calif., with her partner, Karen Toloui, and Jorgensen’s two adult children,...