Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
A recent story in the news has revived the national debate about end of life decisions. Phil and Penny talked with Dr. Art Caplan, who is the director of the medical ethics program at New […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The hundreds of millions of dollars the NFL is ready to pay former players sounds great, until you stretch it out over 20 years and divide it among thousands of people. […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stephen Hawking toured a stem cell laboratory Tuesday where scientists are studying ways to slow the progression of Lou Gehrig’s disease, a neurological disorder that has left the Hawking almost completely paralyzed.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Booksellers around the world are preparing to stock the story of a Florida woman battling Lou Gehrig’s disease. Former Palm Beach Post reporter Susan Spencer-Wendel’s book, “Until I Say Goodbye,” hits bookshelves Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) – A study of former NFL players finds they were unusually prone to dying from degenerative brain disease. It’s the latest indication that repeated blows to the head may cause serious trouble […]