Former Detroit Lions Safety William White Dies At 56 After 6-Year Battle With ALSFormer Detroit Lions safety William White has died after a six-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), the team announced Thursday night.
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Payoff: 'We Think There Will Be A Treatment In Our Lifetime'"Five years ago we couldn't tell people that we think there will be a treatment within our lifetime but that has absolutely changed now."
Last Round Of Golf, Final Visit With His Sons Are Everything For Michigan Man Dying Of ALSMy idea is for people to host red toenail challenges. Don paints his toenails red with the slogan F#! ALS. It would be a great honor for him if you did the same.
Terry Foster Tells Don Muirhead's ALS Story: 'This Is Probably Where I Am Going To Die'It even feels good to cry because doctors told him he will lose control of his emotions when the end is near. Muirhead paints his toe nails red, the official colors of the ALS Association, with the slogan of F# ALS.
U-M Researchers Challenge Taubman To Begin 'Ice Bucket Billionaire Challenge'Some University of Michigan researchers are taking a popular social media challenge to a whole new level.
Matt Damon Dumps Toilet Water Over Head, And More Of 'What's Trending Today' With ZahraMatt Damon pours toilet water over his head for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. But surprisingly, his explanation for it makes a lot of sense.
Top Five Athlete Ice Bucket Challenges [VIDEO]This might be a little biased, but once again Jordan has taken the number one spot over LeBron James -- and he nominated the entire 1992 Dream Team.
Taylor Swift's New Song Far From Country, And More Of 'What's Trending Today' With ZahraTaylor Swift, who is known for her country music, is out with her latest song, and it's all pop.
Dan Leach Accepts The ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeAccording to Dan Leach, Terry Foster, 97.1 The Ticket host challenged Leach to the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Golden Tate Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates Megatron, Jim Caldwell [VIDEO]According to the ALS Association, that organization and its 38 chapters have received $4 million in donations between July 29 and Aug. 12.
FDA Approves Phase II Of U-M Stem Cell Trial For ALS For nearly two years, University of Michigan neurologist Eva Feldman, M.D., has led the nation's first clinical trial of stem cell injections in patients with the deadly degenerative disease known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, often called ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease.
Michigan Women Break World Record Swimming The English ChannelAn amazing story of courage and determination has resulted in a new world record.
ALS Patients Approved For More Stem CellsThree patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis will be permitted to receive a second dose of stem cells delivered directly to the spinal cord, in a clinical trial being led by the University of Michigan's Eva Feldman, M.D.
Synthetic Biologics Launches Free Investor Relations Mobile ApplicationSynthetic Biologics Inc. (NYSE Amex: SYN) Thursday announced the release of its investor relations mobile iPhone App, called the "SYN IR" App, now available for free at the Apple App Store on the iPhone or iPad or at http://bit.ly/I9xDpW.
Adeona Names New Managers, Eyes Name ChangeAdeona Pharmaceuticals Inc. has swapped bosses as it continues testing new drugs for multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia and Lou Gehrig's disease. It's also considering a new business focus and a name change.