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Lou Gehrig's disease diagnosed in Hunter

...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 routine...

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

...who served in the U.S. military during the last century appear to have an unusually high risk of dying from Lou Gehrig's disease, but experts are puzzled over why and are uncertain whether the apparent hazard is real. The surprising finding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/29/liv_413820.shtml
Life & style
Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

...Bucket Challenge, an Internet video craze to raise awareness and money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's Disease.Other topics of worldwide intrigue on Google included the addictive smartphone game Flappy Bird, bearded drag...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-16/robin-williams-suicide-seizes-year-
New hope for sufferers

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

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/14/tec_287352.shtml
XXX Technology
Company to stop giving experimental drug to Lou Gehrig's sufferers

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

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/tec_276384.shtml
XXX Technology
Praises doctor's care and research

...was moved to tears. As Dr. Michael Rivner's Lou Gehrig's Disease Research Coordinator, I have been given the opportunity...advocacy for Scooter and many other patients battling Lou Gehrig's Disease. Physicians from all over the Southeast send their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/09/edi_215734.shtml
Editorials
Cardinals' Carson Palmer out for season with torn ACL

...launched himself at the line of scrimmage, a move Ryan called "kind of bush league." OBITUARY: Former Vikings safety Orlando Thomas has died of complications from ALS. He was 42.Thomas was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease in 2004.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-10/cardinals-carson-palmer-out-s
NFL removes $675 million cap on damages from concussions

...sooner than expected. The settlement is designed to last at least 65 years and cover retired players who develop Lou Gehrig's disease, dementia or other neurological problems believed to be caused by concussions suffered in their pro careers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-25/nfl-removes-675-million-cap-d
ALS ice bucket funds stay in Augusta

...last year) and brought in more than 450,000 new donors.Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, often called Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive disease in which motor neurons in the patient's body slowly die off.There is no known cure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/als-ice-bucket-funds-stay-au
Lou Gehrig's glove to be auctioned

...his home as the hall of famer's health worsened because of the condition that would later be commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease.Gehrig was dying when Henderson visited him at his home in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, but was cautioned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/lou-gehrigs-glove-be-auctioned