ALSN Vol. 13, No. 3

Tips for helping children cope

Posted on Saturday, March 1, 2008 - 14:34, By: Amy Madsen
Gae and Lauren Skager with their golden retriever puppy, Dakota, encourage people across the nation to organize ALS support groups for children and youth. "ALS affects my life, too!” says 13-year-old Lauren Skager of Minneapolis.

Keeping creative expression alive

Posted on Saturday, March 1, 2008 - 14:07, By: Kathy Wechsler
No matter how you look at it, the losses associated with the progression of ALS are always difficult and hugely significant. For artists, this loss goes beyond the inability to make a living or participate in a favorite hobby. Painting, writing, singing, playing music and other art forms are...
Posted on Saturday, March 1, 2008 - 13:37, By: Margaret Wahl
MDA to fast-track lithium trial
Posted on Friday, February 1, 2008 - 14:38, By: Bill Norman
Army Ranger veteran Beau MacVane, battling ALS, works out daily on his trike, and with special lines constructed in his back yard.