I Have a Friend With Als

ALS = Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, often referred to as "Lou Gehrig's disease". 10 People

    Herediary Als Or Famlial Als (lou Gehrig's Disease)

    I have lost 8 family members to ALS. We have a very rare gene in our family that is passed into every generation. I lost my father to ALS 4 years ago. This is when I decided to look into this disease that was killing his side of the family. When I found out I could be tested...
    Buggles4869 Buggles4869
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2010

    Hugo Fund

    My friend Kevin Hulings has had ALS for 17 years. He is the longest living person with Lou Gheris Disease. I support him all the way, and i want you all to hear his story. Go to this site www.hugos-homerun.org He has an amazing story. He talks only with a keyboard that he...
    iloveyoubaby iloveyoubaby
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jun 17, 2009

    Actually, it's my sister.

    She was diagnosed with the disease last year. It is progressing rapidly. When we were kids, my sister would watch me on Saturdays while my parents worked. We would play Rummy 500, Monopoly, and other games. She would also send me on errands to the local grocery store to by...
    JAGandVSfan JAGandVSfan
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2014

    A Friend With ALS - Mike Muscatello

    I have a friend named Mike Muscatello who has had ALS for 13 years. I wrote a story on Mike and thought you may enjoy reading it. I hope you all can contribute to some of our projects in the future. Feel free to leave you comments on my site. http://npappas.com/friend-with...
    alslife alslife
    22-25, M
    Mar 1, 2010
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