“It can be devastating for the person diagnosed and their loved ones; however, many tools, techniques and therapies are available to maintain quality of life,” more


My husband Ryan was diagnosed with ALS at the age of 37. Shortly before his diagnosis, we were at a high point in life, celebrating our one-year wedding anniversary and expecting our first baby. more


First came the stumbling, then the cane. Then came the diagnosis—a cousin to Lou Gehrig’s disease—primary lateral sclerosis. more


The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, defines foot drop as “the inability to raise the front part of the foot due to weakness or paralysis of the muscles that lift the foot.” more

May 12, 2017 2:20 PM Articles