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MSAA’s Lending Library Selections
Estate Planning: For People with a Chronic Condition or Disability
by Martin M. Shenkman, CPA, MBA, JD
Demos Health | MSAA Book #444
This book offers a great amount of information on financial and legal documents and considerations when chronic illness is involved. Written by a prolific lawyer who specializes in empowering people through his writing, Estate Planning: For People with a Chronic Condition or Disability provides vitally important details that can help individuals with MS and their families to plan for their future and financial security.
MS Made Simple: The Essential Guide to Understanding Your Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis
by Dr. Mitzi Williams
Purposely Created Publishing Group | MSAA Book #317
In MS Made Simple, Dr. Mitzi J. Williams, a neurologist and MS specialist, shares her expert knowledge of the disease. She explains basic concepts including what MS does to the body, how it’s diagnosed, treatment options, and what to expect over the course of the disease. She also covers topics including MS in African Americans, the importance of research participation, and the need for collaboration with one’s healthcare team.
Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Cookbook: Delicious Recipes for Living Well with a Low Saturated Fat Diets
by Ingrid Adelsberger
Allen & Unwin | MSAA Book #364
Medical research suggests that a diet very low in saturated fat may help to slow the progression and severity of MS. This cookbook gathers more than 200 favorite recipes from people with MS from around the world. The recipes include quick and easy lunches and dinners, a variety of seafood dishes, luxurious weekend breakfasts, special occasion cakes, and holiday baking. Recipes include wholefood, meat-free, dairy-free, vegan, and gluten-free options, along with a menu plan created by a nutritionist.
To borrow books featured in this column or any other book in MSAA’s Lending Library, please visit mymsaa.org/library to view a list of books available and to complete a form. When ordering a book, please reference the book number listed. Readers may also call MSAA at (800) 532-7667 for more information. MSAA and its clients greatly appreciate any donations made to help build the Lending Library. Please send your book donations to: MSAA Lending Library,
375 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034.