Other than being spectacularly flat, my feet gave me no trouble for my first 72 years. True, when I stepped out of water, the tracks my feet left ... read more
No one can fully understand another person’s pain.
Before my son’s accident, I thought people in a wheelchair just sat down a lot. I had no idea ... read more
In the middle of the night, I was wakened by a soft “pop” inside my head, like the bursting of a bubble wrap.
And the strangest thing — I ... read more
Imagine a government program that attracts money, instead of just spending it…
The California stem cell program does exactly that.
Technically ... read more
A long-time medical technologist and former faculty member at UCSF, Bill Remak has his fair share of experience with the medical research industry. ... read more
Lauren Miller Rogen may be best known for her work as a writer and an actor, but she is also a powerhouse advocate, founding the organization ... read more
Meet one of your Americans for Cures’ Scientific Advisory Board members and UC Irvine neurobiologist, Dr. Leslie Thompson. Leslie’s lab ... read more
Diane Winokur is a true champion. Even in her mid-80’s, she not only speaks with confidence about her hope for the future of ALS, but she is ... read more