Cytokinetics Completes Enrollment in VITALITY-ALS

Thank you to all the ALS patients who have volunteered to participate in the Cytokinetics Phase III clinical trial of tirasemtiv in ALS at the Lois Insolia ALS Clinic at the Les Turner ALS Research and Patient Center at Northwestern …

Every August Until A Cure

In August 2014, a viral phenomenon took over social media feeds across the globe with people accepting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Friends challenging friends, patients challenging celebrities and teenagers challenging grandparents to douse themselves with ice cold water while …

Racing for Awareness

Since Derek Hogg was diagnosed with ALS in 2013, he has become a staple at the Les Turner ALS Foundation’s Strike Out ALS 5k. Whether running, using his son’s stroller for support or peddling a special recumbent bike, Derek defines …

March of Faces Banner

Honor a loved one by including them on a March of Faces banner. The banners travel with the Foundation and are displayed at various events throughout the year as a way to recognize those we have lost to ALS despite …