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ALS/ Lou Gehrig's Disease

Caring for someone with ALS has its own challenges and blessings. Come get help with ALS-related matters and be part of a community that cares about you.

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8 days ago
clbrancart said...
I'm so sorry to hear about your friend's diagnosis. This is a very good question, and one we had to immediately think about. On the expense side have your friend contact Soci... more
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3 days ago
I know how you feel, I'm at the age of 18, and just found out last month that my dad has ALS. Taking care of him is so hard, because there's nothing I can do to make him better... more
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about 1 month ago
BELLY BUTTONS said...
BELLY BUTTONS are ideal for tube feelings . Check us out on Facebook . They eliminate the need for gauze and tape which often results in skin irritations. They are double flan... more
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4 months ago
clbrancart said...
I wish I could help you. My husband never experienced this. The only thing I can think of is an aloe lotion. Good luck. I hope you are able to find something to soothe your client.
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3 months ago
ginalove said...
What do you mean by his last stage? It really hurts to see so many people suffering from a disease yhat doesnt have cure. My dad was diagnosed last week and its hard not knowing where or whats to do for help.
3 months ago
jetnurse said...
Hi he had also for three years. I took care of him with hospice help for lift equipment,wheelchair and oxygen. Last stage was last 6 months for us. Bedridden,unable to eat or b... more
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6 months ago
rdp said...
https://www.facebook.com/carrytheloadstrengthformark....please watch my husbands video about having (BULBAR ALS). we just found out Sep 2014. If there is anyone out there that ... more
6 months ago
at78rpm said...
Sandra...my brother is also named Mark. This is a terrible, terrible disease. He has gone from diagnosis on Sept. 14 2014 to hospice today, unable to move at all. I truly ho... more
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