Lori Wangsgard

About Lori Wangsgard

Lori is a health educator and a family member of an ALS patient. Her focus with ALS Crowd is to collect and share current information in an easy to understand way.

Adaptive Ski Day

The National Ability Center in Park City, Utah is a place where many people have their best day ever.  This center is a global leader for adaptive recreation, serving individuals with a wide range of disabilities.  The National Ability Center empowers individuals of all abilities by building self-esteem, confidence and lifetime skills through sport, recreation [...]

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Promising ALS Copper-ATSM Treatments in Mice

New ALS research results from Oregon State University scientists may offer hope for a new kind of treatment for ALS.  The treatment uses a chemical compound called copper-ATSM.  The study recently published in the journal of Neurobiology of Disease shows significant results in treating laboratory mice with ALS.  The treatment has not been tested yet [...]

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