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The Power of Wagging Tails: A Doctor’s Guide to Dog Therapy and Healing
Written by Dawn A. Marcus, MD
Published by Demos Health
MSAA Book #10
Research has consistently shown that dogs have both therapeutic and healing influences on individuals with a wide range of health issues. Although aimed at medical professionals, this book is appropriate for anyone looking for more information on how a dog may be able to help someone with a chronic condition such as MS, and includes many personal stories of healing and photos from dog owners throughout North America.
Writing Books for Fun, Fame & Fortune
Written by Rik Feeney
Published by Richardson
MSAA Book # 11
This book provides inspiration and instruction for writing your own nonfiction book – whether the topic is business expertise, personal experience, or anything you are passionate about that may be of interest to others. Well-written and sometimes humorous, this resource gives “sure-fire methods” to guide readers through the steps required to publish and market a book of their own.
The Book of Exercise and Yoga for Those with Multiple Sclerosis: A Program to Improve Balance and Manage Symptoms of Pain and Fatigue
Written by Lori Newell, MA
Published by CreateSpace
MSAA Book # 218
Author Lori Newell is a certified health and fitness specialist, as well as a certified yoga instructor, with more than 25 years of experience. In her book, Newell provides instruction on a wide variety of movement therapies, such as range-of-motion exercises, low to no impact aerobics, strength training, and yoga. Many of these movement techniques are specifically geared to individuals with MS and accommodate a wide range of abilities.
If you would like to borrow any of the books featured in this column or any other book in MSAA’s Lending Library, please send us your name and address. We will send you an application and a list of books for the Lending Library. MSAA and its clients greatly appreciate any donations made to help build the Lending Library. If you would like to donate a book to the Lending Library you need only send it to us at the address below. Please address all correspondence to:
MSAA Lending Library
375 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034