'Ice Bucket Challenge' Helped Fund ALS Drug

Do you remember when friends prodded you to either dump a bucket of ice water over your head or make a donation to the ALS association? That activity went viral in 2014, raising more than $220 million to fight what's also called Lou Gehrig's disease. Eight years later, the funds have contributed to the creation of a new drug. In September, the FDA approved Relyvrio, the third U.S.-approved medicine for ALS, though it's not without controversy. Learn more about it and the drug pricing debate.

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'Ice Bucket Challenge' Helped Fund ALS Drug


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