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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
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
Life & style
Lead Belly still being celebrated for music

NEW YORK - Huddie "Lead Belly" Ledbetter never had a hit record before he died of Lou Gehrig's disease in 1949. But the folksinging legend, who is being celebrated next week as part of Black History Month by the Smithsonian...

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Italians' Fabio Fognini, Simone Bolelli break through in men's doubles Down Under

...about a television commercial she filmed this week to raise awareness about motor neuron disease (MND), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. It's an ailment that affects the nerve cells controlling the muscles that enable people to move, speak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-31/italians-fabio-fognini-simone-bol
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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Gehrig's speech to be repeated in ALS tribute

NEW YORK -- Lou Gehrig's famous farewell speech, in which he called himself "the luckiest...Hall of Fame baseball player's life and now is commonly known as "Lou Gehrig's disease." Gehrig took himself out of the Yankees lineup 63 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/03/bas_342118.shtml
Baseball
Game pays tribute to Gehrig 's speech

...Major League Baseball commemorate the 70th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's luckiest man speech Saturday, reading the famous...left and the type of life that he lived." ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease, attacks nerve cells in the brain and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/05/bas_529896.shtml
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