MILLER PLACE - A Miller Place man has been increasing awareness about Lou Gehrig's disease for 15 years, aiming to raise money and find a cure.It has been 73 years since Gehrig was diagnosed with ALS, and yet there's no effective treatment for patients.Chris Pendergrast is hoping his "Ride for Life" will change that.Click "play" to watch News 12 Long Island's special half-hour documentary about the organization's 15 years of fighting to find a cure for ALS. News 12 Long Island: Ride for Life