IMPORTANT UPDATE: The safety of the ALS community is always our top priority. Out of an abundance of caution, the Central & Southern Chapter has made changes to various chapter activities and events. Click Here for more information. We are continuing to evaluate our planned Chapter’s activities and events, in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Ohio Department of Health guidelines. We are promoting everyday preventive health actions to all our participants and staff.
People with ALS are at an increased risk for respiratory problems associated with viral infections.
People with ALS are at an increased risk for respiratory problems associated with viral infections.Learn More
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