Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS is known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. It’s a fatal neurodegenerative disease that attacks nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.
Person with ALS Pat Dolan was diagnosed in July 2016. He says as a runner, he noticed symptoms a year before he was diagnosed, such as muscle twitching and severe cramping.
He intends on staying positive and active as much as he can.