Are pollutants ramping up the ALS progression rate?

Are pollutants ramping up the ALS progression rate? Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive disease that specifically targets nerves in the spinal cord and brain. In a normal person, these nerves allow the transmission of electrical impulses to the muscles. ALS progressively destroys these nerves, leading to impaired muscle function and atrophy. As if …

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