Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Thousands Expected At This Weekend’s “Walk To Defeat ALS”The Ice Bucket Challenge is still going strong. Round two is underway under the heading: "Every August Until a Cure.”
Dunlap: Neil Alexander Inspired In Life and DeathWhat do you say? What can you say?
Pitt To Create Center To Study Cures For Lou Gehrig's DiseaseThe University of Pittsburgh is creating the Live Like Lou Center for ALS Research to study a cure for the degenerative nerve disease named for baseball player Lou Gehrig.
CMU Grad Students Create New Technology To Help Those With ALSThe ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" raised more than $115 million this year. It also made people more aware of the debilitating illness.
NFL: 3 In 10 Ex-Players Face Alzheimer's, DementiaThe NFL estimates that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stricken earlier and at least twice as often as the general population.
Lawmakers Banned From Posting Ice Bucket Challenge Videos On Official AccountsThe Committee of House Administration is dumping cold water on members of the House of Representatives, banning them from posting videos of themselves participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on official accounts.
Ice Bucket Challenge Sweeps PittsburghThe ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has reportedly raised millions of dollars in the past few weeks for research of Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Penguins Take Part In The Ice Bucket ChallengeWill Sidney Crosby, Chris Kunitz and Bill Guerin accept the challenge?
PTL Links: July 4, 2014Some of today’s topics include: <li><a href="http://www.threeriversregatta.net/" target="_blank">EQT Three Rivers Regatta</a></li> <li><a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2014/07/04/pg-recipes-fried-chicken-roasted-peppers-potato-salad/" target="_blank">Miriam Rubin</a></li> <li><a href="http://webwpawv.alsa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WPAWV_homepage" target="_blank">ALS/Lou Gehrig's</a></li> <a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2014/07/04/ptl-links-july-4-2014/">Click here for more of today's links!</a>
Many Military Veterans Dealing With ALSSoldiers face a lot of danger. One that many don't expect is Lou Gehrig's Disease -- amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS.
Craig Adams, Wife, To Co-Chair 2012 ALS WalkPittsburgh Penguins fans know him for his play on the ice, but in September, Craig Adams and his wife, Anne, will co-chair the 2012 ALS Walk at the Pittsburgh Zoo.