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Gov. Deal signs executive order requiring state agency readiness for medical marijuana law.

...sponsored by Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, will allow the use of cannabis oil for treatment of seizure disorders, cancer, Lou Gehrig's disease, multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease, mitochondrial disease, Parkinson's and sickle cell anemia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-28/gov-deal-signs-executive-order-requ
Deal to sign medical marijuana legislation into law

...Committee deleted fibromyalgia from the list, leaving seizure disorders, sickle cell anemia, cancer, Crohn's disease, Lou Gehrig's disease (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), multiple sclerosis, mitocondrial disease and Parkinson's disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-25/deal-sign-medical-marijuana-leg
Ga. Senate OKs compromise bill on medical marijuana

...allows a limit of 5 percent THC for treatment of seizure disorders, sickle cell anemia, cancer, Crohn's disease, Lou Gehrig's disease (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), mitochondrial disease, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-24/ga-senate-oks-compromise-bill-medic
Lou Gehrig's glove to be auctioned

...It was some 80 years ago that Lou Gehrig and the 12-year-old son of a...much luck with this glove as I did. Lou Gehrig." - will be auctioned off July...would later be commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease.Gehrig was dying when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/lou-gehrigs-glove-be-auctioned
Medical marijuana research presents unique opportunity to regents

...legislators are considering allowing use of marijuana-based oils for a dozen or more, including sickle cell disease and Lou Gehrig's Disease."Are these seizures just a child's disease?" asked Regent Dean Alford.They usually continue into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-03-18/medical-marijuana-research-p
Lou Gehrig's patients take to streets in push for drug

...photographs of fellow sufferers from Lou Gehrig's disease. Suddenly, his weakened...of emotion with science, feeble Lou Gehrig's patients have begun copying politically...disputes patients' complaints that Lou Gehrig's drugs are held to a stricter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/14/ent_212923.shtml
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Company to stop giving experimental drug to Lou Gehrig's sufferers

...longer afford to provide sufferers of Lou Gehrig's disease with an experimental...at a time, by nodding his head. Lou Gehrig's disease has paralyzed much of...protect nerve cells from destruction by Lou Gehrig's disease, formally known as amyotrophic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/tec_276384.shtml
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Lou Gehrig's disease diagnosed in Hunter

...spends most days around his farm in Hertford, N.C. -- hunting with one of his sons. Days after being diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease, the 52-year-old Hall of Fame pitcher was not about to allow the illness to interfere with his daily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/10/oth_244347.shtml
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Study: Military vets face elevated risk of Lou Gehrig's disease

...century appear to have an unusually high risk of dying from Lou Gehrig's disease, but experts are puzzled over why and are...annually. One of its most famous victims was baseball great Lou Gehrig, who died of it in 1941 at age 37. On the Net: Conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/29/liv_413820.shtml
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New hope for sufferers

...a chemical to delay the onset of Lou Gehrig's disease in mice and prolong their...holds promise not just for deadly Lou Gehrig's disease but for other degenerative...planned. Some 30,000 Americans have Lou Gehrig's disease, formally known as amyotrophic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/14/tec_287352.shtml
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