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ALS Information Resources

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Resources

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Books Via OhioLINK

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis / edited by Hiroshi Mitsumoto, Serge Przedborski, Paul H. Gordon (2006)

Palliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis : from diagnosis to bereavement / edited by David Oliver, Gian Domenico Borasio, Wendy Johnston (2014)

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis : a patient care guide for clinicians / editors, Richard S. Bedlack, MD, PhD, (2013)

Lou Gehrig's disease / Sylvia Engdahl, book editor (2012)

Books in The Ohio Digital Library

Until I Say Good-Bye A Book About Living by Susan Spencer-Wendel (2014)

Striking Out ALS A Hero's Tale by Ethan D. Bryan (2013)

EbscoHOST EBook

Lou Gehrig's Disease : A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References (2004)

Websites

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ALS Association
  http://www.alsa.org/

Central & Southern Ohio Chapter
 1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221
 Columbus, OH 43220
 Phone: 614-273-2572
 Fax: 614-273-2573
 alsohio@alsohio.org
http://webcsoh.alsa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=CSOH_homepage

Northern Ohio Chapter
  6155 Rockside Road, Suite 403
  Independence, OH 44131
  Phone: 216-592-2572
  Fax: 216-592-2575
  alsa@alsaohio.org
  http://webnoh.alsa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=NOH_homepage


National Institutes of Health FactSheet
  http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/amyotrophiclateralsclerosis/detail_ALS.htm

Mayo Clinic
  http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis/basics/definition/CON-20024397

Muscular Dystrophy Association
  http://mda.org/disease/amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis

Scientific American – How Has Stephen Hawking Lived to 70 with ALS?
  http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/stephen-hawking-als/

Scientific American - Potential New Weapon against Lou Gehrig's Disease
  http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/potential-new-weapon-against-als/

Lou Gehrig Information
  http://www.lougehrig.com/

MIT Technology Review
 How ALS Could Benefit from a Flood of New Funding
  http://www.technologyreview.com/news/530321/how-als-could-benefit-from-a-flood-of-new-funding/

 

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the State Library