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Medical Monday: May is ALS Awareness Month, what are the symptoms

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May is Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Awareness Month, better known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.

Dr. Marc Moisi with Hurley's Neurosurgical Spine Center in Fenton said that ALS us a progressive loss of muscle control.

He said that ASL gradually prohibits the ability to: speak, swallow, breathe, walk, grasp objects, and more. 

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