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Giants Join Ice Bucket Challenge to Raise Awareness of ALS

New York Times - 10 Aug 2014
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Victor Cruz dumped a bucket of ice water on his head at home on Sunday and then stepped out on thin ice himself — challenging the Giants' co-owners to do the same. Taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge — a social media ...
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Charles Barkley, Shaquille O'Neal take on ALS pepper challenge

Arizona Sports - 19 Jan 2018
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2010 file photo, basketball analysts Kenny Smith, left, and Charles Barkley are shown on the set at TNT studios in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Erik S. Lesser, File). You've heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge. Now, athletes and celebrities ...
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Pie face challenge brings awareness to gastroparesis

KENS 5 TV - 19 Jan 2018
"Seeing firsthand what the Ice Bucket Challenge did for ALS, I kind of wanted to do something for gastroparesis,” Belliveau said. He created the Gastroparesis Pie Face Challenge. The rules of the challenge are very simple: Record yourself getting some ...
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Writer focuses on those who fight back

The Boston Globe - 05 Jan 2018
Writer Dave Wedge of Milton covered a lot of bad news in his journalism career at the Boston Herald, including the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, which led to co-authoring a best-selling book, “Boston Strong,” with Marshfield writer Casey Sherman. Wedge ...
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Man who helped inspire ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies

USA TODAY - 01 Dec 2017
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Anthony Senerchia, a New York man who lived 14 years with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and served as an early inspiration for the Ice Bucket Challenge, died Saturday. Senerchia, who lived in Pelham, was 46. Senerchia was ...
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Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies

NPR - 30 Nov 2017
We're here for the Anthony Senerchia ice bucket challenge. LIMBONG: The challenge didn't blow up until it reached a man named Pat Quinn, who told his friend Pete Frates about it. They both have ALS. Frates was a rising baseball star, and he brought the ...
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Ice Bucket Challenge: 5 things you should know

USA TODAY - 03 Jul 2017
What is the Ice Bucket challenge and when did it start? The Ice Bucket Challenge is a campaign to promote awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) — also known as Lou Gehrig's disease — and encourage donations for research. A person is filmed ...
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Man behind viral ALS 'Ice Bucket Challenge' passes away at 46

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV - 28 Nov 2017
Anthony Senerchia – who suffered from ALS and helped make the “ice bucket challenge” viral, passed away over the weekend. He was 46. He was diagnosed with ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, about two months after his marriage to Jeanette ...
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ALS Patient Behind Ice Bucket Challenge: I Will Bounce Back

U.S. News & World Report - 03 Oct 2017
18, 2017, photo, Pete Frates, who is stricken with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, and is the inspiration of the Ice Bucket Challenge, listens to a guest at Fenway Park in Boston. Frates, whose challenge raised millions of dollars for research ...
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Ice Bucket Challenge participant diagnosed with ALS 2 years later

WSB Atlanta - 01 Oct 2017
A Lawrenceville woman is urging Georgians not to forget about ALS three years after the viral Ice Bucket Challenge. Before the challenge in 2014, Lyvonne Battle knew nothing about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Lou Gehrig's disease. In June of 2016 ...
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Ice Bucket Challenge co-founder dies after ALS battle - 04 Dec 2017
The ALS Association says a man credited as one of the co-founders of the viral Ice Bucket Challenge that swept social media in 2014 has died after a yearslong battle with the condition known as Lou Gerhig's disease. Anthony Senerchia was 46. The ...

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