This convenient, multipart ALS Pathways Podcast Series covers a range of ALS-related topics. Each episode explores a new and interesting subject: learn more about the science of ALS, how to prepare for and manage symptoms, and other tips for both people with ALS and their caregivers.
The ALS Pathways Podcasts are free audio files that you can stream or download using your smartphone, tablet device, or desktop computer. Each episode in this series is about 20 minutes in length. Podcasts are a great way to get practical information wherever you are.
ALS: The Basics
Welcome to the ALS Pathways Podcast Series. In this podcast, we’ll discuss the basics of ALS, including the history and science behind the disease. We’ll review different groups of ALS symptoms and learn about tests used to track and monitor progression.
As ALS progresses, you will be faced with important decisions about your health. In the second podcast, we’ll review important strategies to help navigate your disease, including the importance of working with a multidisciplinary care team and tips for managing common symptoms.
Life as a Caregiver
Are you a caregiver for someone with ALS? Learn about caring for a loved one throughout their ALS journey and, just as importantly, caring for your own physical and mental health.