Power wheelchair options and benefits for toddlers
Note: The products mentioned in this article are not endorsed by MDA. When choosing any assistive technology equipment, be sure to do your research and consult with your MDA clinic team, as well as an assistive technology professional (ATP).
For one mother living with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, daily perseverance starts with redefining 'normal'
I measure and compare myself to other “normal” mothers out there — those who are able-bodied. It’s hard not to, especially when it comes to doing everyday things with my son.
Meet Grace Pavlath, MDA's new scientific director
Grace Pavlath, an accomplished muscle disease researcher and a professor in the Department of Pharmacology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, recently joined MDA as senior vice president and scientific program director. She will be based in Atlanta initially and will eventually relocate to Washington, D.C.
Research updates and clinical trials information
What About My Disease?
Readers sometimes wonder what’s happening with research for their diseases when they don’t see news about them for a while in the pages of Quest. But keep in mind: Research that seems to be for one disorder often has spillover implications for others.
News and updates from the MDA community
Shining STAR: The MD STARnet project expands to learn more about neuromuscular disease
Feedback from Quest readers and the MDA community
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