Guides to Daily Living With ALS
In conjunction with Your ALS Guide, the following is a list of up-to-date and informative resources that address many of the common concerns and issues that face people living with ALS.
Reading all of this information at one time can be overwhelming to those living with ALS and their families. We highly recommend that you only access the information that pertains to your present circumstances.
Once you have reviewed this information, you may have questions and you may want to know where to go for more support. Feel free to contact ALS Golden West via our toll-free number at (866)-750-2572 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Living with ALS
Newly Diagnosed with ALS
Managing Symptoms of ALS
Living with ALS: Planning and Decision Making
Swallowing Changes and Nutritional Management in ALS
This resource will help you understand how swallowing is affected by ALS and what you can do to maintain nutrition for energy and strength and to keep your airway open.
Changes in Speech and Communication Solutions
Managing Respiratory Symptoms with ALS
Learn how breathing is affected by ALS. Specifically, it will teach you the basics of how the lungs function, the changes that will occur, and how to prepare for the decisions that will need to be made when the lungs need maximal assistance.
Resources for Families
Golden West offers many tools and resources for families facing ALS.