Books

posted on July 1, 2011 - 1:11pm
Featured books by people affected with neuromuscular diseases include: A Sloan Product: A Memoir of a Lost Boy by Neil Selinger who has ALS; Learn Thai with Me by an author with CMT; and Zagrobelny’s Way, a book about a community leader who had muscular dystrophy. Other reviewed books include: a book by a woman with mitochondrial disease; a memoir about the secret shame of having a disability; a...
posted on October 1, 2010 - 11:15am
QUEST Vol. 17, No. 4
Featured in this issue: Books by people affected by neuromuscular diseases include For the Love of Pete: The Story of Our ALS Journey by Marlene Hoyland Zaleski, whose husband died of ALS; The Samurai and the Mujahideen, a story set during the Soviet-Afghanistan war by Ben Dowling, who has Friedreich's ataxia; Shadows on the Ceiling: A Memoir of Disability and Abuse, a tale of a woman's...
posted on March 1, 2008 - 4:06pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 2
NOTE: If your local bookstore doesn’t have a book mentioned in Quest, usually it can be ordered through the store by providing the author’s name, title and/or publisher. Often, books also can be ordered online. Reviewed books are not available through MDA. The Gift of Participation: A Guide to Making Informed Decisions About Volunteering for a Clinical Trial, by Kenneth Getz, 2007, 360 pages, $19...
posted on March 1, 2008 - 3:45pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 2
Featured in this article: MDA opens ALS center ** Heartsongs award ** MDA New Orleans office reopens ** Kunkel named to chair MDA advisory committee ** Ben Cumbo featured in book
posted on September 1, 2007 - 9:45pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 5
NOTE: If your local bookstore doesn't have a book mentioned in Quest, usually it can be ordered through the store by providing the author's name, title and/or publisher. Often, books also can be ordered online. Reviewed books are not available through MDA. Sports and the Physically Challenged: An Encyclopedia of People, Events, and Organizations, by Linda Mastandrea and Donna Czubernat, 175...
posted on July 1, 2007 - 11:29am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 4
I Like to Run Too — Two Decades of Sitting, by Stacy Zoern, 198 pages, 2006, $16.95. Science & Humanities Press, www.sciencehumanitiespress.com