ALS is a degenerative neurological disease that leads to progressive weakness. ALS does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, nationality, or economic status. The cause of ALS is still unknown, and there is no cure... However, there is hope.

 
 
 

The MDA/ALS Center of Hope is located at Temple University Neurosciences Center! Learn more here...

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease," is the most common degenerative disease of the adult motor system…

Founded in 1999, the ALS Hope Foundation provides funding for the MDA/ALS Center of Hope, the first multidisciplinary ALS clinic in the country…

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