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Als Ice Bucket Challange
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  • Slide 1 - ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE
  • Slide 2 - The Ice Bucket Challenge is an activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on someone's head to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and encourage donations to research.
  • Slide 3 - IT WENT VIRAL ON SOCIAL MEDIA DURING JULY AUGUST 2014
  • Slide 4 - Shifting focus to ALS The challenge first received increased the media attention in the United States on June 30, 2014, when personalities of the program Morning Drive.
  • Slide 5 - Soon after, the challenge was brought to mainstream audiences when television anchor Matt Lauer did the Ice Bucket Challenge on July 15, 2014 on NBC's The Today Show.
  • Slide 6 - USE OF DONATED FUNDS Retired professional wrestler Lance Storm declined the challenge despite being nominated twice, and posted a note on his official website stating that most of the money that is donated goes towards promotional and advertising of the ALS Association while the remaining amount (at most 25% of what is donated) "is going into the pockets of Big Pharma", which is already doing ALS research and is therefore inflating their already-high profits.
  • Slide 7 - Health risks On August 22, 2014, Dr. Brian O'Neill, a physician at the Detroit Medical Center, warned that the challenge may have adverse health effects on participants, including potentially inducing a vagal response which might, for example, lead to unconsciousness in people taking blood pressure medications. A number of participants have sustained injuries, and at least two deaths have been linked to the challenge, with another thought to be from a variation on the challenge, jumping feet first into water.
  • Slide 8 - MISUSE OF WATER Criticism has also targeted the waste of water, especially in California, due to that region's ongoing drought.
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  • Slide 10 - SCAMS On August 22, 2014, the Detroit Free Press reported that scammers were taking advantage of the challenge. The scam usually involves sending an email containing promises of watching videos of the challenge and then installing either spyware or malware on the user's computer or taking them to a fake website where they are asked to enter personal information.
  • Slide 11 - CELEBRITIES ARE ALOS QUEUEING UP TO DRENCH THEMSELVES WITH BUCKETS OF ICY WATER ALL FOR A GOOD CAUSE.
  • Slide 12 - FOR A GOOD CAUSE CELEBRITIES ARE ALOS QUEUEING UP TO DRENCH THEMSELVES WITH BUCKETS OF ICY WATER ALL.
  • Slide 13 - ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE GOOD OR BAD? Please comment THANK YOU

Description : ALS Ice Bucket Challenge started for good cause and gone viral on internet. Celebrities also join ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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