Lou Gehrig's Disease

Could There Soon Be A Cure for ALS?

ALS or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. Augie and his wife Lynne have raised over 60 million dollars through Augie’s Quest and feel hopeful for a cure.

Outliving and Outsmarting ALS

The Doctors welcome Augie, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2005, and his wife Lynne to the show. They discuss their new documentary “Augie” that shows the brutal truth of living life with ALS.

ALS

Learn the signs and symptoms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Plus, find out what treatment options are available for this debilitating disease.

Treating ALS

Get a glimpse inside one of veteran publicist Nanci Ryder’s ALS treatment appointments. Plus, learn the common signs and symptoms of the progressive disease.

Pete Frates' Fight against ALS

Pete Frates, a former Boston College baseball player living with ALS, helped launch the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in the hope of finding a cure for the deadly disease. "The Doctors" shares a clip from A Life Story Foundation, documenting Frates' story.

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Doctors shine a spotlight on ALS, the devastating disease that set off a viral social media movement to help find a cure. Then, see the hottest gadgets to help you cut costs and calories in the kitchen. Plus, get heart-healthy tips to better your barb