How did Lou Gehrig die of Lou Gehrig's disease? Was that for his father?

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  • JonZ
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    1 month ago
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    Lou Gehrig suffered from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), which is now commonly know as Lou Gehrig's Disease after the famous baseball player passed away from it.

  • 1 month ago

    Lou Gehrig didn't die of Lou Gehrig's disease, he died of ALS. Lou Gehrig's disease started after his death.

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