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Patrick Castillo

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Transcript of ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Lou Gehrig Respiratory Distress Muscle weakness Orthoses DEATH Physical Therapy Strengthening Exercises Stretching Prolonging Life but Ultimately... IDEAOLOGY
UNKOWN? Motor Neuron Disease Pictures;
Lou Gehrig: www.sluggersmuseum.org
Neuron: www.mixedmedia.org
M.J: xposurephoto.com
Weak Muscle: www.fotosa.org
Crutches: www.worldofstock.com
Grim Reaper: www.photobucket.com
P.T: www.students.ou.edu
Strengthening: www.imagecache.allposters.com
Yoga: www.gymnasticscoaching.com
Stem Cell: www.rso.cornell.edu

1. Papadeas Sophia. Advances in stem cell research for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, doi:10.1016/j.copbio.2009.09.003. Peer reviewed. 2. Fanos H. Joanna, Ph.D., Gelinas D., M.D., Hope in Palliative Care: From Narcisssism to Self-Transcendence in
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Journal of Palliative Medicine. Volume 11, No. 3 2008 3.Cluskey S, and Ramsden D B., Mechanisms of neurodegeneration in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2001 December; 54(6) 388-392.

4. Beers R David, Henkel S., CD4+ cells support glial neuroprotection, slow disease progression, and
modify glial morphology in an animal model of inherited ALS. PNAS October 7, 2008 vol. 105 no.40
recieved for reciew May 19, 2008 5. Pozza M Andreza., Delamura K Milene., Ramirez Clarissa., Physiotherapeutic Conduct in ALS. Sao Paulo
Medical Journal vol. 124 no. 6 Sao Paula Nov. 2006. Topic: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
1. This link has a focus on not only adults, but on children.
http://kidshealth.org/kid/grownup/conditions/als.html 2. This net link is researched by th UCSF Medical Center.
this website continues to expand on what ALS is.
http://www.ucsfhealth.org/adult/medical_services/neuro/lou_gehrigs_disease/conditions/als/signs.html 3. Health Encyclopedia Diseases and Conditions- gives
an overview of treatments, diagnosis also a question and
answer page by doctor's on ALS. http://www.healthscout.com/ency/68/53/main.html 4. National Insitute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke-
This link covers the leading researcher for the government in ALS
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