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Bob Taylor

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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. ...

Living with ALS: Caregiver awareness and the importance of compromising

CHARLOTTE, NC:  When you have ALS, there is a need for fore-thought. To think ahead of any potential situation.  On both the part of the patient and the ALS caregiver. There’s a wonderful scene in the classic comedy spoof Airplane (1980) when a flight attendant borrows a guitar from a nun. With all good intentions, ...