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2013-05-14 23:24:13

Local events planned throughout May to highlight MDA's ALS Awareness Month campaign. Monroe, LA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 May is national ALS Awareness Month, and the Ark-La-Tex Chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association will commemorate the 22nd campaign with local ALS Awareness Month activities and events. ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig´s disease) attacks the nerve cells that control voluntary muscles, including those used for swallowing and breathing, causing...

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