Lou Gehrig’s disease
Richard Glatzer, who co-wrote and directed the Alzheimer’s drama “Still Alice” alongside his husband, Wash Westmoreland, while battling ALS, died Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 63.
Genetics may play a larger role in causing ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, than previously believed, according to research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
The service was held at Foothill High School’s soccer field renamed in the coach’s honor in 2012.
It is a phenomenon that is spreading awareness of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) across the country through challenges that are posted to social media websites.
Rock Opera Artist Alexander Kariotis stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about the debut of his new CD and his performance at Dodgers Stadium.
A local gym is honoring one of its own by sponsoring an ALS fundraiser to raise awareness. ALS also is known as “Lou Gehrig’s disease.”
A former spinning instructor who dedicated her life to fitness before being diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease was honored Tuesday at a South Bay gym.
Stephen Hawking toured a stem cell laboratory Tuesday where scientists are studying ways to slow the progression of Lou Gehrig’s disease, a neurological disorder that has left the British cosmologist almost completely paralyzed.
A Tustin high school named a brand new sports complex after a former award-winning soccer coach who suffers from Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Students, parents and staff of Tustin and Foothill High Schools played a game of “Pass the Bucket” to raise money for Hillview teacher and Foothill soccer coach Barry Turner.