“Everybody in the ALS community says, ‘I'm 100 percent going to die. With no options, there's nothing you can give me that is going to make me die, when I wouldn’t have died. There is a different risk/benefit analysis for me, let me make that choice,’” said Michelle Lorenz of Everything ALS, a patient-focused nonprofit. “We're going to lose 12,000 more people, if we don’t [pass it this year], by the time we get it reintroduced next session.” … [Read more...] about Will Congress Help This 36-Year-Old ALS Patient Waiting for Access to Experimental Drugs?
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“I couldn’t believe how beautiful they were. I keep telling them thanks I could have never done it myself. I’m 92 and I don’t even climb a ladder anymore,” said Shrum … [Read more...] about Neighbors Brighten Up 92-Year-Old’s Holiday Season
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
The father of one of Paty’s students who called for mobilisation against him on social media has also been taken into custody. Brahim C. is also said to have had connections with a well-known radical Islamist named Abdelhakim Sefrioui, who has been arrested as well. … [Read more...] about Chechen Teen Refugee Paid Cash to Find Identity of Teacher He Beheaded
Instead of spending hours in the kitchen, some families turned to local restaurants this year for turkey and all the fixings. Order after order kept workers busy at Urban Roots Brewery and Smokehouse Thursday. Families trickled in, one after another, grabbing their food to go. … [Read more...] about To-Go Turkey And Outside Celebrations: Families Adjust Their Thanksgiving Plans Amid Pandemic