The Motivator – Winter/Spring 2024

Cover Story

A Closer Look at Diet and MS

By Tom Garry
A follow-up to MSAA’s previous cover story, this article provides details on popular diets and study findings.

See Also: Three Reasons Why There Aren’t More Large Trials of Diet in MS – and One Way You Can Help


Up Front

By Gina Ross Murdoch
MSAA’s President and CEO talks about exciting program initiatives and vital fundraising events.

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 and Tom Garry
A new therapy receives FDA Fast Track status for progressive MS, plus other research updates.

Program Notes

By Susan Wells Courtney
Details are given on an important initiative to create a practice-based research network for MS.

Thoughts About Giving

By Susan Wells Courtney
This edition features MSAA’s upcoming Improving Lives Benefit and our esteemed honorees.

Stories to Inspire: Fluffy Ball of Cuteness

By Bob Becker
Despite many health challenges, this author finds great comfort from his devoted therapy dog, Francesca.

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