Posts tagged "ALS"

Patrick Wehner: Living With ALS

“You need to get a check up,” Patrick Wehner’s mom told him one day. “Sometimes you speak like you’re drunk.” This was the prompting which finally propelled Patrick to make an appointment with the doctor. He had noticed some symptoms for months; something wasn’t quite right. An avid athlete who practiced judo and mountain biking,... Read more »

Ann Lovell, 238 Pounds Thinner

Three months after Ann Lovell’s brother-in-law died from a short battle with Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Ann decided that it was time for her to start living. First, she rearranged the furniture in her living room.  It was amazing how something so simple could give her a new feeling of accomplishment.  She adopted a new,... Read more »