A Gut Feeling About Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: The Mind Body Connection

by Samoon Ahmad • January 25, 2021

As seen on Psychology Today. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurological disease that destroys the neurons that control voluntary muscle movements. The first symptoms of ALS are typically weakness in the limbs and muscle twitches, but the illness eventually disrupts patients’ abilities to move, speak, and even breathe. Treatments exist to extend patient […]