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  • Author with ALS inspired by dog to write again

    Author with ALS inspired by dog to write again

    When Susan Spencer-Wendel, a retired writer for The Palm Beach Post and best-selling author, was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s Disease — a debilitating and eventually fatal condition that aggressively attacks the neurons controlling voluntary and involuntary muscle groups — she was determined to continue writing as much as possible. So […]