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ALS – Knowing the Disease on a Personal Level

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a progressive and fatal motor neuron disease. On average, a new person is diagnosed with ALS every 90 minutes. It is estimated that at any given time, about … Continue reading

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Amazing Book Reviews!

Amazing Book Reviews!   My book is now available – it is a dramatic yet informative and compassionate memoir about my mom’s experience with ALS, including multiple diagnoses, symptoms, deterioration, and progression of the disease.  It also includes volatile family interactions … Continue reading

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My Book is Now Available!

I am happy to announce that my book “Ruthie” is now published and available. The book is a memoir of my mother’s experience with ALS, a difficult, debilitating, and progressive illness.  The story takes the reader on a personal journey of … Continue reading

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