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MS Research Update 2009

By Diana M. Schneider, Ph.D
MSAA's annual Research Update presents the latest trial results and research trends in disease-modifying therapies for MS.

Also: An Overview of the MS Process, Terminology, and Clinical Trials

Departments

Up Front

By Douglas G. Franklin
MSAA's president and CEO notes topics of importance to the MS community.

Ask the Doctor

By Jack Burks, MD
MSAA's chief medical officer answers questions sent in by readers.

Program Notes

By Malcolm Friend, Bonnie Yares, Amanda Montague, and Robert Rapp
The benefits and achievements of MSAA's Resource Detectives program are highlighted.

Thoughts about Giving

By Bruce Makous
MSAA's generous contributors, gift annuities, and charitable IRAs.

Symptom Awareness

By Patricia G. Provance, PT, MSCS
This final article in a series of three provides important information about options for wheeled mobility.

Health and Wellness

By Shelley Peterman Schwarz
Participating in fun and affordable activities is important for physical and emotional wellbeing.

Stories to Inspire

By Alexandra Howson
The author talks about the impact of MS on her father's life, his passion for model aircraft, and the benefits of occupational therapy.

Spread the Word

Three informative books from MSAA's Lending Library are featured.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 March 2013 11:42