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Steve Gleason to Receive The Arthur Ashe Award for Courage

June 27, 2024 Comments Off on Steve Gleason to Receive The Arthur Ashe Award for Courage

During The 2024 ESPYS, hosted by Serena Williams, ESPN will honor athletes and sports leaders for their courage, perseverance and service with three special accolades. Steve Gleason will receive the…

Do People Who Exercise More Have a Lower Risk of ALS?

June 26, 2024 Comments Off on Do People Who Exercise More Have a Lower Risk of ALS?

MINNEAPOLIS – Moderate levels of physical activity and fitness may be linked to a reduced risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) later in life, according to a new study published…

UCSF ALS Clinic and Cottage Health Santa Barbara launch ALS clinic in Santa Barbara

June 22, 2024 Comments Off on UCSF ALS Clinic and Cottage Health Santa Barbara launch ALS clinic in Santa Barbara

On June 20-21, the UCSF Medical Center’s Health Clinic and Cottage Health Santa Barbara launched a new satellite clinic focused on providing specialized local care for people living with ALS…

When Jim Obergefell met John Arthur: The heartbreaking love story behind the historic Supreme Court case

June 20, 2024 Comments Off on When Jim Obergefell met John Arthur: The heartbreaking love story behind the historic Supreme Court case

The landmark case guaranteeing same-sex couples the right to get married was set in motion when Obergefell’s husband was diagnosed with a fatal disease. As many same-sex couples decide to…

Aaron Lazar Debut Album to Benefit ALS Network

June 14, 2024 Comments Off on Aaron Lazar Debut Album to Benefit ALS Network

Aaron Lazar’s Impossible Dream on Good Morning America.

Aaron Lazar Collaborates With Josh Groban, Kristin Chenoweth, Leslie Odom Jr., More on Impossible Dream Album to Benefit ALS Network

June 14, 2024 Comments Off on Aaron Lazar Collaborates With Josh Groban, Kristin Chenoweth, Leslie Odom Jr., More on Impossible Dream Album to Benefit ALS Network

Broadway actor Aaron Lazar will release a new album, Impossible Dream, August 16. The record follows Lazar’s announcement that he has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The collaborative record will raise…

Aaron Lazar Will Release Star-Studded Debut Album, Impossible Dream

June 14, 2024 Comments Off on Aaron Lazar Will Release Star-Studded Debut Album, Impossible Dream

The actor and singer Aaron Lazar, whose Broadway credits include roles in The Phantom of the Opera, The Light in the Piazza and Les Misérables, is set to release his…

Aaron Lazar Announces Star-Studded Debut Album After ALS Diagnosis: An ‘Impossible Dream Come True!’

June 14, 2024 Comments Off on Aaron Lazar Announces Star-Studded Debut Album After ALS Diagnosis: An ‘Impossible Dream Come True!’

Josh Groban, Neil Patrick Harris, Leslie Odom Jr., Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristin Chenoweth and more will be featured on the LP, out on August 16. Aaron Lazar has long said that…

The inaugural I AM ALS Community Summit in Washington DC

June 10, 2024 Comments Off on The inaugural I AM ALS Community Summit in Washington DC

From May 29 – June 1, 2024, representatives from the ALS Network and other ALS nonprofit organizations participated in the inaugural ALS Community Summit hosted by I AM ALS. Held…

MMD Shops Continue Partnership with ALS Network

June 5, 2024 Comments Off on MMD Shops Continue Partnership with ALS Network

MMD Shops employees and the cast members of Hulu’s High Hopes series held their own ice bucket social media challenge in late May to raise awareness and funds to power…