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Stephanie’s ALS story
For many people, the holidays are a special time for making memories and spending quality time with friends and loved ones. For 29 year-old mother of three, Stephanie, these quality moments became all the more meaningful since she was diagnosed with ALS.
Fighting for more time – to dream, to live, to be with loved ones
Karen Van Luven, 53, and her mom, 84, both get around their apartment using walkers. Karen moved in to her mom’s apartment nine years ago to be her caregiver. Her mom was experiencing mobility issues and could no longer walk without assistance. “Now that I am living with ALS, the roles are a bit reversed,”