QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2

April 1, 2011 - June 30, 2011

Cover Story

Spring has sprung in varying degrees around the country, a sure sign that summer’s not far behind. For many kids with neuromuscular diseases, summer can only mean one thing: “The Best Week of the Year!” — also known as MDA summer camp.

Features

Long used in Europe and Asia, these personal hygiene fixtures are being adopted in the US by people who need help using the bathroom
Can love, courage and modern medical technology prevent muscular dystrophy from being passed on to the next generation?
How can 'nothing' make a difference?

Research Updates

Quest Extra

Through the eyes of young artists
A state rehabilitation program remodeled my bathroom — and my life
A physician with mitochondrial myopathy describes undergoing and taking care of her tracheostomy