The Motivator: Summer/Fall 2014

Cover Story

Care Partners: The People Who Make a Difference in Our Lives

By Maryann B. Hunsberger
This article highlights the responsibilities, challenges, and rewards of caring for a loved one.


Up Front

By Douglas G. Franklin
MSAA’s president and CEO talks about our new online health insurance section and an MSC-collaborative paper.

Ask the Doctor

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

Research News

By Susan Wells Courtney
The recent FDA approval of Plegridy™ and highlights from the 2014 ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting are featured.

Program Notes

By Peter Damiri
Details are given on MSAA’s online My Health Insurance Guide.

Thoughts about Giving

By Kimberly Goodrich
This issue’s column continues the discussion of how to rate the impact and financial responsibility of a nonprofit organization.

Stories to Inspire

Compiled by Susan Wells Courtney
Excerpts from the memoirs of a former Navy doctor’s experience as a psychologist coping with the symptoms of MS.

Spread the Word

Two books from MSAA’s free Lending Library are featured.