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Posted on August 22, 2014 by Demos Health | 0 comments
Over the past couple of weeks, the ice bucket challenge has raised millions of dollars for ALSA, the ALS Association. It’s also sparked a number of debates about social media and the role it can play in fundraising. To get a better understanding of the disease behind the challenge, we spoke to Dr. Hiroshi Mitsumoto, Director of the Eleanor and Lou Gehrig MDA/ALS Research Center at Columbia University Medical Center and author of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Guide for Patients and Families. Many...