'ALS Starter Kit' will address equipment evaluations, health care teams, Medicare and other topics for those with a recent diagnosis and their families
Posted on Friday, May 20, 2011 - 14:41, By: Miriam Davidson
Every day in the United States, about 13 people receive a diagnosis of ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease).
That’s 5,000 Americans a year who are new to this disease. MDA's ALS Division wants to reach out to these people and their families, encourage and support them, and most importantly, let them know they’re not alone.