Lou Gehrig's Disease
Aug 2, 2011 — Jeffrey Quick doesn't have family ties to legendary Yankee Lou Gehrig. But his mother dated the ballplayer, and became a close friend to his mother. Now Quick is left with treasures from Gehrig's life — a glove, a uniform and a grade-school autograph book among them.
Aug 17, 2010 — Research suggests head trauma in athletes can lead to damage that looks like Lou Gehrig's Disease. It raises the possibility that the famous baseball player might not have had the disease named for him.