Augusta Walk to Defeat ALS planned for March 24

...walk.On March 24, the Georgia chapter of the ALS Assoc ia tion will hold the Augusta Walk to Defeat ALS at River walk Augusta.The walk will begin...an opening ceremony at 9:30 a.m..The ALS Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated...

Ex-PGA Tour player loses battle with ALS

...nearly three years after being diagnosed with ALS. He was 42. Julian died of complications...Buick Classic. Julian was diagnosed with ALS in October 2001. He played seven events...formed Driving4Life to raise funds for the ALS Therapy Development Foundation. Edwards...

Fifth annual event to benefit ALS sufferer

...after Keri Sheffield was diagnosed with ALS, the degenerative neurological condition...Patsy Sheffield said. "He says it's ALS and Keri says, 'What's that?' I knew...She stopped shooting pool and going out.ALS is considered a fatal disease, with many...

My Thoughts on the ALS Project

...can't talk, he can't talk, Bob has ALS." I wasn't searching for this story...commonly called Lou Gehrig's Disease or ALS. It's a neurodegenerative disorder that...Perrine http://chronicle.augusta.com/als --------------I'd just like...

Steven Tracy

...and husband Craig and son Dalton Walker of Thomson, GA; brother David Tracy of Fairfield, CA. Donations can be made to the ALS Society. Receiving of friends will be held Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:30pm-6:30pm at Woodhaven Funeral Home Chapel...

ALS clinic offers care, support

...He has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease because...life, said Mr. Dupuis' wife, Natalie. ALS is a nerve-wasting disease that eventually...Sclerosis Program, in conjunction with the ALS Association of Georgia. The association...

NFL removes $675 million cap on damages from concussions

...One of the plaintiffs is Kevin Turner, who played for the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots and is now battling ALS."The compensation provided in this settlement will lift a heavy burden off of the men who are suffering," he said in a statement...

Walk will give funds, support to ALS patients

...Augusta will play host to its third Walk to D'Feet ALS to raise money for the ALS Association of Georgia. It is also a chance for more...support. "It's a very meaningful experience for ALS patients to have so many of their friends and family...

Man, wife fight ALS with walk for cash

...incurable disease through the Walk to D'Feet ALS on Saturday. "It's really all you have...the director of communications for The ALS Association of Georgia. The event raises...The money also helps support a monthly ALS clinic, and the association provides a...

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Evans couple count blessings along ALS journey

...around a perfect mind.Just like that, ALS put a stopwatch on Bob's life."All...suspicious since she found a link to an ALS Web site on her mother's laptop weeks...The Gordons' closest friends have watched ALS mold the couple into servants to the disease...