Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

When Does Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Require a Wheelchair?

By Hiroshi Mitsumoto

When is the right time to get a wheelchair when you have amyotrophic lateral scerlosis (ALS)? Good question—and a difficult one at that.... Read More

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Dementia in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis | By Hiroshi Mitsumoto

Although rare, dementia may occur in patients who have otherwise typical Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Epidemiologic data on dementia... Read More

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When Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Disrupts Your Sleep | By Hiroshi Mitsumoto

Many factors may contribute to sleep disturbances in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), including respiratory muscle weakness,... Read More

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How Does Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Affect Speech? | By Robert Miller

Dysarthria is the name of the speech disorder associated with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Typically, speech becomes increasingly... Read More

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In 2015, members funded over USD$64 million toward ALS research! @LesTurnerALS proud to fund ALS research since 197… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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