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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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ALS: more than ice bucket challenge

The Aggie - 30 Oct 2017
When people think about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, they might associate it with the ALS ice bucket challenge. However, drenching oneself in ice water is no comparison to the daily challenges faced by those fighting the disease. This disease affects ...
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A treatment for ALS just failed a key clinical trial

Business Insider - 21 Nov 2017
ALS garnered international attention in 2014 with the “Ice Bucket Challenge”, which involved people pouring ice-cold water on themselves, posting a video on social media, and donating funds for research on the disease. After the failure of its drug ...
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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - another successful year

Ainsworth Star-Journal - 01 Nov 2017
If you know Kathy Colburn, you realize why the recent fund-raiser for ALS was such a success. Over the years she has been a daycare provider, Sunday School teacher and one who loves children! Friends of Kathy, and family members of those whose lives ...
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How Should Business Leaders Address Global Climate Change?

Harbus Online - 21 Nov 2017
An illustration of the power of social pressure—as a force for good here, is the ALSIce Bucket Challenge” accepted by Harvard Dean Norhia on 8/18/2014, then President Faust on the 20th, and MIT's President Reif two days later. Why doesn't Harvard ...
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Weymouth HIgh Five: 5 things to do this week

Wicked Local Weymouth - 20 Nov 2017
30 with his new book “The Ice Bucket Challenge: Pete Frates and the Fight against ALS. Pete Frates story is a testament to the power of love, the steadfastness of family, the generosity of strangers, and the compassion of crowds. Books will be ...
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Moped shop closes after 30-plus years in Ocean Shores

The Daily World - 17 Nov 2017
“He loved working here and so did I.” Among their many fond memories are the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, held in front of their shop in 2014. Dozens of photographs of that event, and information and photos of the couple, can be found on the website, ...
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Weekend Station Sponsored Events - 17 Nov 2017
St. Louis (KTVI)- FOX2 is your proud Media Sponsors for ALS Association Ice Bucket Bash event this Friday where Five local celebs have agreed to take the Ice Bucket Challenge LIVE on stage to raise money for our local chapter. On Saturday November 18th ...
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#metoo edges toward becoming a forgotten trend

Daily Illini - 30 Oct 2017
The #MeToo movement has the potential to make the same impact the ALS Ice Bucket challenge had, but may likely become just another trend unless there is a tangible success that follows it. The movement seeks to raise awareness about sexual assault, ...
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Ice Bucket Challenge: 5 things you should know

USA TODAY - 03 Jul 2017
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 as a bucket of water and ice is dumped over the ...
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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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12 craziest conspiracy theories on the internet

Nelson Mail - 20 Nov 2017
When the ice bucket challenge began circulating the web in 2014, a number of suspicious theories came with it. Several critics took to YouTube hoping to reveal the true motivations behind the challenge, with many of them claiming the ALS benefit was a ...
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CHARM Through the Holidays

ALS News Today - 21 Nov 2017
But when living with ALS, or providing care for someone who does, holiday activities have the potential to add stress to an otherwise happy season. Over the years, I've come to rely on a simple list of wellness behaviors that help me navigate the ...

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