Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 60 Page 61 Page 62 Page 63 Page 64 Page 65 Page 6646 MSFocus Summer 2016 MEE MEE I I T T ’ ’ S S A AL LL L A AB B O O U U T T Motivating, Educating, Empowering M U L T I P LE SCLEROSIS FOUN D A T I O N MEE MEE I I T T ’ ’ S S A AL LL L A AB B O O U U T T Motivating, Educating, Empowering M U L T I P LE SCLEROSIS FOUN D A T I O N Programs available on our YouTube channel are marked with icon.OO To find out if the MSF will be visiting your local community, stay connected through our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MultipleSclerosisFoundation. Colby Doepel, NP-C, shared this important point during his June 9th presentation on symptom management. “Imagine a triangle. On one side is fatigue. On another is cognition. The third is depression. If one of these symptoms is ‘out of whack’ you are likely to have trouble with all three.” Don’t take these signs for granted – talk to your doctor if you are experiencing them. Our educational programs, presented through the spring, highlighted the latest news and research to help you live well with MS. Here are some of our most recent stops: April 28: Decatur, Ga. “Managing MS Fatigue” Sherrill Loring M.D., a neurologist at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, spoke to 30 guests at the Courtyard Marriott- Downtown Decatur.Teva Pharmaceuticals helped support the event. May 9: Atlanta “Changing the Course, Part 1: Injectable MS Therapies” Ben Thrower, M.D., medical director of the Andrew C. Carlos MS Institute at the Shepherd Center, spoke to 25 guests at a monthly series that is held in the 7th floor auditorium. Please call us for a list of the future dates of these programs. Teva Pharmaceuticals helped support the program. June 8: Fayetteville, Ga. “What You Need to Know about Spasticity and Gait Dysfunction” Kim Miechiels, PA-C, from the Shepherd Center, spoke to 25 people at This Is It! BBQ and Seafood. Teva Pharmaceuticals helped support the program. June 9: East Point, Ga. “Managing Your MS Symptoms” Colby Doepel, NP-C, from the Shepherd Center, spoke to 25 people at This Is It! BBQ and Seafood. Teva Pharmaceuticals helped support the program. June 22: Atlanta “Changing the Course, Part 2: Oral MS Therapies” Ben Thrower spoke to 25 people that attended this monthly series at the Shepherd Center. Teva Pharmaceuticals helped support the program.