Study: Funeral Directors More Likely To Develop Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Researchers found funeral directors who are exposed to the formaldehyde found in embalming fluid were three times more likely to develop ALS as those not exposed to the chemical.


Governor Malloy Ice Bucket Challenge (Courtesy Malloy for Governor Campaign)

Governor Doused In “Ice Bucket Challenge” For ALS

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is the latest Connecticut politician to get doused with ice water to increase awareness about a debilitating disease.


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Malloy To Take “Ice Bucket Challenge”

Governor Malloy’s campaign announced Friday he’ll take the charity fundraising “ice bucket challenge” at the finish line of another charity event on Saturday,