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Alcohol on the brain

Alcohol use is both a celebrated tradition and a glaring problem in the U.S. and worldwide. Nearly 7.2 percent of Americans older than 18 had an alcohol use disorder in 2012, according to the… 433 more words


Senegal Confirms Country's First Ebola Case

Add Senegal to the four other West African countries—Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria—with recorded cases of Ebola.

Health Minister Awa Marie Coll Seck told reporters Friday that a young, infected Guinean man crossed the border into Senegal, the… 129 more words

Please Share - Anthony Carbajal's Ice Bucket Challenge

As many of you know I completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge a couple of weeks ago.

I have been amazed to watch this movement grow and grow for this incredibly horrible disease. 111 more words


They call me sick, I just refuse to accept it.

For a long time before I knew about my CMT and that would be 23 years, things were pretty much on track i.e. following normal schedule and pulling myself through all the odds. 460 more words

ALS Explained

Since my last blog post where I was dumped a bucket of cold ice water all for the contribution toward the ALS fund raising event… 979 more words

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