Posted on Wednesday, February 1, 2006 - 08:14, By: Freelance
Who knew that ALS could be such a funny disease? I don’t mean that the everyday fight is funny, but the situations and perceptions that ALS creates can be extremely humorous. My first glimpse into the disease’s funny side came at Christmas 1995, when I made my first trip out in my power wheelchair...
Posted on Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 07:00, By: Freelance
Jeffrey I. Repetto of Culver City, Calif., received the Karen Brown Courage Award at the MDA Gala in Los Angeles in April 2004. Repetto, a former advertising copywriter, learned he had ALS in August. Five weeks later, he and Kathryn Lundeen were married and honeymooned in Australia. Now 39, he...