A new bill making its way through Congress could soon offer hope for Saxena and others with ALS who have been unable to make it into clinical trials. The bill, H.R.8662, and its Senate companion aims to give ALS patients early, expanded access to medical treatments in their stage 3 clinical phase. It would speed up access to the potentially life-saving treatments for those whose time is limited. It’s estimated that 30,000 people in the U.S. have ALS and 6,000 die of it annually. There is no current treatment for the disease. … [Read more...] about Will Congress Help This 36-Year-Old ALS Patient Waiting for Access to Experimental Drugs?
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A photo of a smiling Chip and Purter next to the mail truck has been shared widely on social media. Purter said she was just trying to give back, because people are often nice to her 8-year-old son, Joshua, and sometimes give him a buck or two to brighten his day. … [Read more...] about Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with a gift
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