Year: 2020

For people living with ALS, the quarantine measures are no different. While for most, staying at home is new to them, it was the "normal" that ALS patients knew. ALS is a progressive disease that targets the nerve cells that…

I went to the 2019 Multiple Sclerosis Event with my mother, expecting to learn more about her disease. You see, she had an MS diagnosis not too long ago, and no one in our family knew anything about the condition. All we…

[caption id="attachment_251" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Source: needpix.com[/caption] Patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which is also known as ALS, sometimes go hand in hand with anxiety and depression. This condition takes a toll on their mental health due to the challenges they…

I can remember the day when I attended the 2017 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Conference. The sky was cloudless; I was in the company of amazing friends. They were as curious as I was about Lou Gehrig’s disease and wanted to…