The disease ALS

Whether you are newly diagnosed, a family member, or want to learn more about ALS, the Börje Salming ALS Foundation is here to provide support.

Efter ALS-diagnosen

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På Sahlgrenska universitetssjukhuset i Göteborg arbetar ett ALS-team med olika professioner för att möta och vårda personer med ALS. 

Ulf Hedin on the need for gifts to defeat ALS

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Ulf Hedin, Research Coordinator Börje Salming ALS Foundation and Professor and Chief Physician Vascular Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, explains why research in ALS is not allocated to general funding, such as heart disease and cancer.

Frequently Asked Questions About ALS

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ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a nerve disease that gradually leads to a loss of muscle control and strength. Learn more about ALS and get answers to the most common questions.

Nervceller i hjärnan vid ALS

ALS-related news

Here you will find news related to the disease ALS

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Apr 12, 2023

April 12, 2023

Footballer Jesper Björkman ill with ALS

This summer Jesper Björkman played in Ängelholms FF, without any problems, a match of 9...

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Promising applications for research grants to Börje Salming ALS Foundation

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Promising applications for research grants to Börje Salming ALS Foundation

At the beginning of September, the Memory Golf was held at Ågesta Golf Club. New for this year is the collaboration...

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Promising applications for research grants to Börje Salming ALS Foundation

At the beginning of September, the Memory Golf was held at Ågesta Golf Club. New for this year is the collaboration...

Börje Salming ALS Foundation helps to find a cure for ALS