PENN Clinic Update

1st ALS Clinic Visit

May 4, 2017 We arrived at PENN and met with the Nurse Practitioner and Neurologist.  Various physical measurements were recorded including breathing capacity.  OT/PT and Speech visited.  Its a long day between waiting and talking with the different specialists and mentally processing.  They suggest no more walking Howie, it can throw the balance off if …

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February 2017 Yesterday we had an appointment with Brad’s neurologist at PENN.  He has been diagnosed with a form of ALS, a motor neuron disease in his left arm. It is slow progressing and rare to stay in one limb but we are looking forward to getting some time under our belt to understand what …