What would you like to do?

Can I get disability with Lou Gehrig's Disease?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

What is Lou Gehrig's disease?

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also called Lou Gehrig's  disease, is a progressive neuromuscular disease that weakens and  eventually destroys motor neurons (component

How many people have Lou Gehrig's Disease?

Approximately 5,600 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with ALS eachyear. The incidence of ALS is two per 100,000 people, and it isestimated that as many as 30,000 Americans may

Is Lou Gehrig's Disease Inherited?

"Familial", ALS suggests the disease is inherited, although no heredity pattern exists in the majority of ALS cases. About 5 to 10 percent of all ALS patients appear to have a

Why did they name Lou Gehrig's disease after him?

They named it The Lou Gehrig Disease cause he was the first one to get it. That isn't true. Lou Gehrig wasn't the first one to get this disease. The disease real name is Amy

Another name for Lou Gehrig's disease?

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.