ALSN Vol. 13, No. 9

Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 16:06, By: Margaret Wahl
Scientists create nerve cells from skin cells of woman with ALS

Eye-control technology puts you back in the conversation

Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 15:37, By: Alyssa Quintero
Eye-controlled devices, commonly referred to as eye-tracking or eyegaze systems, enable users to access speech-generating devices and computers. Eye control isn’t without its challenges, but many with ALS say the technology has changed their lives, providing greater independence and allowing them...
Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 14:52, By: Bill Norman
A totally new type of care institution for people with ALS is being built in Massachusetts, and a man with ALS is helping design and raise funds for it. “Before being diagnosed with ALS in October 2006, I had a great career, going on 13 years as a landscape architect,” writes Steve Saling, 40, of...
Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 11:44, By: Margaret Wahl

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