This article was last updated on May 20, 2022
Steve Gleason signed with the New Orleans Saints of the NFL and played 8 seasons.
After he retired, he revealed in 2011 he has Lou Gehrig’s Disease, or Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
The video is a Microsoft ad but it soft pedals the pitch to show how technology can help people living without disabilities.
As a person living with disabilities I know that without gear my life would be a lot worse, if not hopeless. Assistive devices are a part of our lives.
By Stephen Pate, NJN Network