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life, ALS, Living With ALS, Participation, David Nivens, Lou Gherigs Disease,

Living with ALS: Show up to life – the benefits of participation

CHARLOTTE, NC: Woody Allen, the prolific screenwriter, movie director and comedian, once said that “Showing up is 80 percent of life.” For those of us with ALS, that percentage is probably higher. The more familiar name for ALS, at least in the United States, is Lou Gehrig’s disease. The man who was known as the ...

ALS, Lou Gehrig's Disease, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Bob Taylor

Living with ALS: Guidelines for moving forward efficiently

CHARLOTTE, NC, October 6, 2019 – Sometimes I imagine myself in camouflage fatigues fighting an invisible creature called ALS. More commonly known as, Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The truth is, that although ALS is a daily struggle that resembles a war, that’s where the similarities stop, because, in the end, the affliction is going to win. ...