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  • American Academy of Neurology, May 4-10 15 May 2019 00:21 Pharmaceutical News The 71st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology The annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology was held from May 4 to 10 in Philadelphia and attracted approximately 12,000 participants from around the world, including clinicians, …
  • Biogen's ALS Treatment Is Exciting, But Market Is Microscopic 03 May 2019 13:16 Seeking Alpha Remember Exondys 51 (eteplirsen), developed by Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy? It was the big biotech story of 2016, a saga really, involving internal fights and resignations at the Food and Drug Administration …
  • Wife of York County man missing since 2011 charged with his homicide 29 Apr 2019 20:03 WPMT × Wife of York County man missing since 2011 charged with his homicide YORK COUNTY — The wife of a York County man missing since 2011 has been charged in his murder, court documents show. Virginia L. Hayden was arraigned Monday on a charge of criminal …
  • Biogen Inc. (BIIB) CEO Michel Vounatsos on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 24 Apr 2019 20:14 Seeking Alpha Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Q1 2019 Results Earnings Conference Call April 24, 2019 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Matt Calistri - Vice President, Investor Relations Michel Vounatsos - Chief Executive Officer Michael Ehlers - Executive Vice President of …
  • Local Man Speaks Out A Year After Receiving Stem Cell ALS Treatment 07 Apr 2019 03:46 KFSM Please enable Javascript to watch this video VAN BUREN, Ark. (KFSM) — One year ago a Van Buren man began the journey as one of only 200 patients in a clinical trial to treat ALS. Mark Bedwell's doctor told him he only had three to five years left to …
  • Peace over promise: ALS patient quits taking drug aimed at slowing disease 10 Mar 2019 07:58 STLtoday.com David Frei, 54, has been struggling with time. Some things he wants to slow down, others he wants to speed up. He can’t keep up with trying to adapt to the paralysis that started in his legs and is creeping up his body. Every solution is temporary. “It …
  • ALS patient quits taking drug aimed at slowing disease 08 Mar 2019 22:36 STLtoday.com David Frei, 54, has been struggling with time. Some things he wants to slow down, others he wants to speed up. He can't keep up with trying to adapt to the paralysis that started in his legs and is creeping up his body. Every solution is temporary. “It …
  • UVA ALS Clinic Receives Recognition from ALS Association 25 Feb 2019 15:55 WVIR CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The University of Virginia Health System’s ALS Clinic has been named the state's first certified treatment center of excellence by the ALS Association. Also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, ALS ends the brain's …
  • Meet the Israeli company optimistic about beating ALS 11 Feb 2019 13:14 Jerusalem Post Share on facebook Share on twitter NeuroSense Therapeutics CEO and co-founder Alon Ben-Noon. (photo credit: DAFNA BEN NUN) Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as motor neuron disease or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, is the most common degenerative …
  • Crawford golf tourney benefits Piscotty ALS fund 02 Feb 2019 04:49 Danville Express News Uploaded: Fri, Feb 1, 2019, 3:05 pm   by Jeremy Walsh Pleasanton natives Brandon Crawford (Giants) and Stephen Piscotty (A's) are getting ready to report to MLB spring training in Arizona, and though they play on rival pro teams, their families …

 

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  • Copper Point pros ready for Golfathon for ALS 24 May 2019 03:02 E Know Invermere’s Copper Point Golf Club is one of over 30 golf courses located across B.C. participating in the 14th annual PGA of BC Golfathon for ALS on June 18. During the month of June, golf professionals will golf from sunrise to sunset to support those …
  • May declared as ALS Awareness month in SC 24 May 2019 02:27 WOLO COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – May has been declared as ALS Awareness month in South Carolina. ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a progressive neuro-degenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. This afternoon …
  • Louisiana Legislature 2019: Gleason 23 May 2019 21:59 Gonzales Weekly Citizen Gleason has been a vocal leader in the fight against ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, since his own diagnosis in 2011. He and his wife started the foundation to support those living with ALS. A Senate committee gave the green light to create Team …
  • Myomo Announces Participation in Beijing Trade Show Wire 23 May 2019 20:48 Shanghai News CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Myomo, Inc. (NYSE American: MYO) (“Myomo” or the “Company”), a wearable medical robotics company that offers increased functionality for those suffering from neurological disorders and upper limb paralysis, …
  • Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill, Setting Its Course To Governor's Desk 23 May 2019 03:10 KSTX The Texas Senate unanimously passed legislation expanding the Texas Compassionate Use Program on Wednesday. The legislation is expected to become law, enabling more patients to purchase marijuana-derived CBD oil in Texas. Currently, only Texans with …
  • Money Raised In Viral 'Ice Bucket Challenge' Has Led To Advancements In ALS Research And Patient Support 22 May 2019 22:40 CBS New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s new hope for victims of Lou Gehrig’s disease, and it’s thanks largely in part to a huge infusion of research dollars from the “Ice Bucket Challenge.” As CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez found out Wednesday, ALS patients are living …
  • Texas Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Program Expansion 22 May 2019 18:48 CBS Dallas AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Senate has unanimously passed a bill to expand the state’s medical marijuana program. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) Under HB 3703 patients would be able to access the state’s medical marijuana program if they’re …
  • What You Need to Know About Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (VIDEO) 21 May 2019 18:48 HealthNewsDigest (HealthNewsDigest.com) - Progressive supranuclear palsy is a relatively rare but devastating neurologic disease. Dr. Bradley Boeve, a Mayo Clinic neurologist, says without a cure or effective treatments, it's a difficult illness to control. Watch: The …
  • Mallinckrodt Files Suit against U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to Protect Medicaid Patient Access to Acthar(R) Gel 21 May 2019 13:33 salesandmarketingnetwork.com STAINES-UPON-THAMES, United Kingdom, May 21, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK), a global biopharmaceutical company, today confirmed its subsidiary, Mallinckrodt ARD LLC (Mallinckrodt), has filed suit in …
  • Ask Amy: Terminal disease is greeted with shrugging response 20 May 2019 05:51 Chicago Tribune Dear Amy: Three years ago I was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. When I am sitting down, it’s not always noticeable that I have a terminal illness with a dim future. For various reasons, I have needed to tell people what I am facing. …
  • Wrigley Field workout raises money for ALS, seeks to break world record 18 May 2019 23:34 CLTV Please enable Javascript to watch this video CHICAGO — Before most people got up for breakfast Saturday, thousands showed up at Wrigley Field for a workout. They did their best to keep up and break the world record for the number of people doing a high …
  • A 'Wreck' on Lake Superior 18 May 2019 23:15 Duluth News Tribune How to deal: rip heart from chest, row miles from the shore of Lake Superior, pitch organ into the water and let it become a piece of frozen debris on the silty bottom. At least, that's Tobin Oliver's dream-take in "Wreck," a fictional …
  • From the Newsroom: Projects are special way to tell stories 18 May 2019 13:52 Columbian.com Craig Brown is The Columbian’s editor. His column will appear in this space periodically. Contact him at 360-735-4514 or craig.brown@columbian.com As I’ve written about before, newspapers have their own colorful lingo. One of the terms that you’ll hear …
  • Camp HLC returns to New Jersey this weekend 18 May 2019 04:23 Hopewell Valley News At the age of 35, Jodi O’Donnell-Ames was a widow due to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, better known as ALS. Since losing her husband in 2001, Ames said she created non-profit Hope Loves Company in Pennington to provide resources and a free weekend camp …
  • Reaching a high note on the prairie: CD's release is bittersweet for western Minnesota musician 18 May 2019 04:17 West Central Tribune He does so with a voice as pure as the prairie wind. So it hit Ostensoe like a thunderclap when that voice began to falter. It was slight at first. Singing partner Malena Handeen called it to his attention before he even realized it. He continued to …
  • Senate Committee Places Medical Marijuana Expansion One Step Closer To Becoming Law 18 May 2019 00:28 KSTX The effort by Texas lawmakers to expand the state’s medical marijuana law is moving fast through the legislative process in order to make it to the governor’s desk before the May 27th deadline. As heard on Texas Public Radio The Texas Compassionate Use …
  • Longtime Baptist journalist Jim Burton dies at 63 17 May 2019 22:38 Biblical Recorder Jim Burton, 63, Southern Baptist international photojournalist and storyteller and Baptist Press contributor, died on May 10 after living with ALS for six years. Photo by Jim Burton Jim Burton, center, takes a selfie with Bill Bangham left, and Joe …
  • Drink One for Dane Does It Again! Dutch Bros and Customers Raise More Than $1.3 Million Dollars to Help End ALS 17 May 2019 21:01 University Chronicle Dutch Bros Coffee and its customers raised more than $1.3 million during its 13th annual Drink One for Dane day. Dutch Bros donated proceeds from each drink sold at all of its locations on Friday, May 10 to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), the …
  • Luton Shelton father passes 17 May 2019 19:45 Jamaica Star Luton Shelton Sr, the father of former Reggae Boy Luton Shelton Jr, has passed. Shelton Sr is understood to have died in hospital after being admitted on Wednesday with respiratory problems. Harbour View Football Club, the former team of his son confirmed …
  • New Device Translates Silent Thoughts Into Speech 17 May 2019 16:17 ExtremeTech A new headset could revolutionize communication for locked-in individuals, people with ALS, and anyone who has suffered an injury that makes communication more difficult. In fact, research in this area is proceeding along several different paths. It may …

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