ALS Advocacy

ALS Advocacy
Lou Gehrig's Disease - Motor Neuron Disease - Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Thought it had been cured by now? Still no known cause. Still no cure. Still quickly fatal. Still outrageous.

Monday, June 15, 2009

With A Dash Of Controversy, ALS / MND Is On The Front Page Of "The World's Greatest Newspaper"

From The Daily Express --

http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/107408

From UK NEWS

DISEASE AD IS TOO SHOCKING FOR THE PUBLIC

TRAPPED: Motor Neurone Disease claimed the life of Celtic icon Jimmy Johnstone
Sunday June 14, 2009

A PUBLICITY campaign so disturbing it has been banned from television and cinemas is unveiled today to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease.

The hard-hitting 90 second advert is only being made available on the Internet because of the way it “vividly illustrates” the effects the fatal illness has on sufferers.

Many of the scenes would not look out of place in a horror movie, but campaigners simply say there is no better way to highlight the impact of the disease.

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