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ALS Worldwide
5808 Dawley Drive
Fitchburg, WI 53711‑7209

ALS Worldwide

Dr. James Neubrander

January 13, 2017
November 28, 2016

Brain Implant Helps ALS Patient to Communicate

University Medical Center Utrecht has developed a brain implant that has given the ability to communicate back to a woman who was previously completely "locked in" by ALS.

November 28, 2016

Obi: The Dining Robot Helping People With ALS

Obi™ is an assistive dining device that is designed to empower those afflicted with differing abilities, such as ALS, giving people back the dignity and independence of feeding themselves.

November 28, 2016

“Take Care To Give Care”

Everyone needs help sometimes, and even family caregivers should feel okay with seeking help when they need it.

November 09, 2016

Mindfulness: An Online Trial For ALS Patients

A new study jointly conducted by Harvard University and Penn State Hershey Medical Center aims to investigate an online intervention for the promotion of quality of life and well-being.

November 07, 2016

TENS Units Stimulate Muscles and Relieve Pain

Electrical nerve stimulation has a long history as an effective treatment to reduce pain. Today, we have the TENS unit that uses low level electricity to block pain signals.

October 10, 2016

The Passy-Muir®  Valve

The Passy-Muir Valve allows tracheotomy and ventilator patients to speak and swallow.