Itching

Ever had an itch you can't scratch?  Or been somewhere in public when to scratch the itch was beyond protocol? Ogden Nash opined: "Happiness is having a scratch for every itch!" Itching is a byproduct of ALS. Every ALS discussion board has inquiries about finding relief for intense itching. Suggestions range from hot showers, to scratching …

How Easter helps me deal with ALS

Local stores are filled with people shopping for baby chicks, chocolate bunnies, kits to dye eggs, and baskets to fill with candy for their children. Churches will universally have more attendees for Easter Sunday than other Sundays during the year. At the same time, I wonder, as I have for virtually every event since I …