The white navy blue striped ribbon is the symbol of awareness for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig Disease, Aran-Duchenne, Gehrig's Disease, Lou Gehrig's Disease, Motor Neuron Disease).
The month of May is National ALS Awareness Month and each year the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations celebrates 21 June as the global awareness day of recognition of ALS/MND.
In Canada, June has been declared as ALS Awareness Month by the Canadian Minister of Health.
|1 : Free Wheelchair Mission 1 Million for 1 Million Campaign : Free Wheelchair Mission.|
|2 : One Million Wheelchairs Donated to People in Developing Nations : Free Wheelchair Mission.|
|3 : Michael J. Fox Leads Parkinson's Disease Advocates On Capitol Hill : Michael J. Fox Foundation.|
|4 : Elton Thomas of St. Louis: Outspoken Advocate for People who are Blind : Lighthouse for the Blind Saint Louis (LHB).|
|5 : AID.org - Fighting Against Disability Discrimination : Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities - Foundation.|
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|1 : Free Eye Exams to Service and Working Animals in May from Veterinary Ophthalmologists|
|2 : Early Childhood Education Needs to be Accessible and Affordable|
|3 : How the Human Brain Can Tell Our Arms and Legs Apart|
|4 : Protein Levels in Spinal Fluid Correlate to Posture and Gait Difficulty in Parkinson's Disease|