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ALS Awareness 2010: A Four Year Journey With Our PALS

Four years ago this Spring, PatientsLikeMe launched the ALS community with very specific goals in mind – to help patients like you take control of your disease, share and learn from one another, have a voice in real-world research and inform the companies that make your drugs and can improve your care.  Together, we have …

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ALS Awareness Month: ALS Patients Are “In Motion”

Did you know there are more than 4,500 patients in the PatientsLikeMe ALS community sharing and learning from each other every day?  Outside of our community, patients are also teaming up to raise awareness and money for ALS research. Here is a highlights video of ALS members who have participated in our PatientsLikeMeInMotionTM program, stepping …

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An Interview with DannyD to Kick-Off ALS Awareness Month

It’s ALS Awareness Month!  Did you know there are more than 4,500 patients with ALS (PALS) in PatientsLikeMe’s flagship community?  We’ll be updating you all month on what is being learned by and from our PALS, so stay tuned.  To kick us off, here is an interview with one of our long-time, three-star members  – …

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Health news: What’s making headlines this month

Let’s stay on top of the latest health news — in case you missed it, check out this round up of some of the stories making headlines in May. ALS May is ALS awareness month: Later this month, advocates from across the U.S. will head to Capitol Hill to meet with their legislators. Check out how …

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A new precision medicine program for ALS patients

Last month, we talked about precision medicine and what it could mean for psychiatry. What’s precision medicine again? It’s a relatively new way of preventing and treating illnesses that takes into consideration people’s genetic makeup, environment and lifestyle.1 Today — just in time for ALS Awareness Month — we’re digging deeper into how it can be …

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A year of milestones for Team Gleason – and they’re not slowing down.

Three years ago, we posted a piece on Steve Gleason, former NFL player for the New Orleans Saints. Diagnosed with ALS in 2011, Steve has made it his mission to spread awareness and advocacy. Since then, Team Gleason has been hard at work to improve the lives of those living with ALS and 2015 proved …

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