The Motivator: Winter/Spring 2012

Cover Story

The Benefits of Physical and Social Activity

By Samantha Artherholt, PhD and Aimee Verrall, MPH
This article reveals the therapeutic value of exercise and friendship for members of the MS community.

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Up Front

By Douglas G. Franklin
MSAA’s president and CEO talks about MSAA’s newest programs, plus our collaboration with other organizations to better understand and address the needs of the MS community.

Ask the Doctor

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

Research News

By Susan Wells Courtney
Recent study results and other drug news are featured.

Program Notes

By Peter Damiri
MSAA launches its new My MS Resource Locator program.

Thoughts about Giving

By Neal Zoren
Photographer Anna Webber is named an MSAA Ambassador.

Health and Wellness

By Maryann B. Hunsberger
Writers with MS can enjoy many benefits through writing.

Stories to Inspire

By Beth Lawler
Beth writes about her inspiring and creative father, Kevin.

Spread the Word

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