You’re maybe well aware of the disease ALS or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis from all the videos seen in the media about people pouring buckets of cold water on themselves. This disease has affected countless people and has suffered, this illness attacks the nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscles. Learn other facts about ALS from below.

ALS or known also as Lou Gehrig’s disease is the most common neuromuscular disease worldwide and has affected mainly white males most likely the elderly but this can also be developed at a young age.  It’s symptoms consist of cramps, stiff muscles, fasciculation and muscle weakness from hands to your feet. The origin of this disease is still mysterious yet affected so many around the globe. Today there is still no cure but with the help of advanced technology finding it would surely be at arms’ length. See what you can do to help not just by spreading awareness but actually donating to finding a cure and treating those with ALS.

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