Nearly 450,000 people are living with ALS today throughout the world. There are no effective treatments, no cure. But there is hope. A growing number of treatments are in the pipeline. But a global disease requires a global solution. Launched on World ALS Day, June 21, 2012, "postcards" share stories of health professionals, scientists and patient advocates working to more effectively treat, care and support people with ALS in different parts of the globe. To suggest one, please contact us at email@example.com.