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Dr. Paul Twydell

Patient Story

‘It gives people hope’

A man with ALS welcomes the chance to take part in a clinical trial that aims to speed up the development of new treatments.

Patient Story

‘A walking, living, breathing miracle’

Candus Jones comes from 'a long line of cast-iron skillet women.' That toughness came in handy as she faced a rare and debilitating condition.

‘God allowed me to have this disease’

For only the second time ever, the FDA has approved a new drug for ALS treatment—and a Michigan man will be among the first to try it.

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A ‘journey to heaven’

Todd Alward, diagnosed with ALS four years ago, is preparing to die.

Patient Story

‘I’m looking toward that better eternal life’

As Todd Alward slowly loses his strength to ALS, he shares his views on remaining positive and keeping faith.

Patient Story

Could it be an autoimmune issue?

‘I felt like I had run a marathon after going up just one flight of stairs.'

Patient Story

‘Appreciate the life you had, the life you have’

Todd Alward keeps on smiling, using humor and faith to carry him as ALS weakens his body.

Patient Story

‘I’m going to keep enjoying life as long as I can’

Todd Alward shares his ALS journey and inspiring outlook on life and the afterlife.