Beating the Odds: I experienced the first symptoms of ALS in 1996. Here's how I've added life to my years.

Wolf, Catherine G.

Neurology Now. 10(2):41-43, April/May 2014.

Catherine G. Wolf lives a full life with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis by pursing her passions: writing and advocacy.

Join the Cause: How to become an advocate for yourself and others.

Wolf, Catherine G.

Neurology Now. 7(5):32-36, October-November 2011.

Being diagnosed with a neurologic disorder sometimes causes people to withdraw from the world, but the men and women we profile here have learned to use their illness as a call to action. How? By becoming patient- and caregiver-advocates. Cathy Wolf speaks from personal experience about how and why she took the big step—from ALS patient to advocate—and offers advice for advocates-in-training.