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Lou Gehrig’s Disease – Find a Natural Cure

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Lou Gehrig’s Disease is also known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a neuromuscular disease which is characterized by progressive muscle weakness, resulting in paralysis. In the United States, it is more commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig’s, being named after Henry Louis “Lou” Gehrig, an American baseball player who played for the New York Yankees for 17 seasons in the 1920s and 1930s, until his career was cut short after developing ALS. The disease attacks nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. Motor neurons, which control the movement on voluntary  muscles, deteriorate and eventually die. When these motor neurons die, the brain can no longer initiate and control muscle movement because the muscles no longer receive the messages they need to function...

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