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    trusting

    A big amen to what Joel said.
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    What goes first Speech or Eating

    Just started having problems with speech in Nov. 09, no problems with foods, only liquids right now.
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    constipation

    Wife gives me 6ozs of prune juice, warmed a little and then a hot cup of coffee, every morning. Has worked so far.
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    Hubby is in ICU on a ventilator

    Hey Al, I received your e-mail wanting information on the pace maker. I had the pace maker put in on June 2, 2008. It was a year long study. At that time, my FVC was 80 and in August 2009, it was 69. I feel like that it has helped me. I'm not sure where I would be now if I had not had this...
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    What did everyone do for a living?

    I was a cryogenic operator in a plant, was working on my 20th year when diagnosed with ALS.
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    Referred to Dr. S.H. Appel in Houston

    Shatzie, glad to see you got your appointment so quick. I pray that you will get a non ALS diagnosed.
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    Referred to Dr. S.H. Appel in Houston

    Dr. Appel Carolan, I think you described Dr. Appel and his staff very well. I started seeing him in Feb. 06, referred to him by a friend in the Louisiana ALS Chapter. I was diagnosed in Dec. 05 by 2 other neuros that told me to go home and get my affairs in order. I don't know how to explain it...
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    Kid Kraddick helps ALS family

    My son-in-law came in from work tonight and wanted me to here this story he heard on the Kidd Kraddick radio show. A man wrote in to the show asking help for his best friend and his family. Go to the site below and tab down to Breaking and Entering Christmas, parts 2 and 3. It's a little long...
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    Fight For A Cure For ALS

    Hold put on ALS Registry Act I don,t know how many of you know, but the ALS Registry Bill was placed on the Senate calendar Thurs. to go to the floor for a vote. But Sen. Coburn from Oklahoma put a hold on the bill, it is my uderstanding from what the ALS assoc. told me is that the bill will...
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    New ALS Clinic

    pplalc, I'm sorry, it's www.alsalouisiana.org.
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