All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Lou Gehrig’s disease’

Renée Zellweger Doesn’t Let Friends Fight Alone

Nanci Ryder, founder of bicoastal BWR Public Relations and talent publicist, was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as ALS, in August, while the entire country was completing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. “Unless they find a cure, it’s terminal,” Ryder told her close friend and client Renee Zellweger. “They haven’t told me that I’m terminal, but the disease …

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Extra Calories Could Help Slow Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gherig’s disease) is a debilitating motor neuron disease that can make it difficult for those affected to move or even breathe. For decades now doctors and other researchers have been searching for a way to cure or at least extend the lives of those with ALS. Now a new study has shown …

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Stephen Hawking Infographic Explains Why He is So Awesome

Stephen William Hawking has made many notable contributions to science as a physicist in the past year and to celebrate his achievements decided to make an infographic that highlights milestones in his life. The graphic revels to its audience that Hawking was born in England and was a slightly better than average student. He went on to attend college …

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