The Motivator – Summer/Fall 2023

Cover Story

The Importance of Diet and Nutrition in MS

By Tom Garry
Medical professionals provide insights into healthy food choices for people living with MS.

See Also: Diet and MS: The Gut Microbiome Connection


Up Front

By Gina Ross Murdoch
MSAA’s President and CEO talks about our new strategic plan and how our programs are supported.

Ask the Doctor

By Barry A. Hendin, MD
MSAA’s Chief Medical Officer answers questions sent in by readers.

Research News

By Susan Wells Courtney
The first biosimilar medication is approved for MS, plus other research updates.

Program Notes

By Susan Wells Courtney
Details are given on several of MSAA’s free programs and services.

Thoughts About Giving

By Susan Wells Courtney
This edition explores exciting ways to support our mission, including our Improving Lives Through Art® program.

Stories to Inspire: Still Upright

By Debbie Oelke
Despite her sudden onset of MS symptoms, this author finds comfort through writing, teaching, and her spiritual commitment.

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