The man who inspired the ice bucket challenge to raise millions of dollars for Lou Gehrig's disease research is back home after a spending over a week in the hospital.
"good to b home," Pete Frates tweeted on Wednesday afternoon, along with a picture showing him surrounded by family.
Frates, who has raised millions for ALS research, was hospitalized over the Fourth of July weekend.
The 32-year-old former Boston College baseball captain was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in 2012. The disease weakens muscles and impairs physical functioning. There is no known cure.
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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge raised more than $220 million when it took off worldwide on social media in 2014.