Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a neurodegenerative disease with various causes. It is characterised by muscle spasticity, rapidly progressive weakness due to muscle atrophy, difficulty in speaking, swallowing, and breathing. ALS is the most common of the five motor neuron diseases.
The challenge went viral on social media earlier this month. A contestant fills a bucket full of ice and water. They then state who summoned them to do the challenge and will summon three other individuals of their choice to take part in it. The contestant then dumps the bucket of ice water over themselves.
Many celebrities have taken part in the challenge so far, including, Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, Cheryl Cole, Vince McMahon and George Bush.
Jacqui Oatley has been named as the new host of Sky Sports Sunday Supplement. She will be taking over from Neil Ashton who signed off after seven-and-a-half years in the chair with his final show on Sunday. “I’m incredibly excited… Read more
Sky Sports will broadcast live Carabao Cup action this evening as the second semi-final first-leg takes place at King Power Stadium as Leicester City host Aston Villa. The last time the hosts reached the semi-finals of this competition was in… Read more
Sky Sports will broadcast live coverage of the opening semi-final first-leg encounter of Carabao Cup 2019/20 this evening as Manchester United host Manchester City at Old Trafford. The hosts saw off League 2 side Colchester United in the quarter-finals after… Read more