The Mighty, one of the largest online information resources on various illnesses, recently launched their own Parkinson’s disease guide.
Karl Robb and Angela Robb interview Dr. Ray Dorsey, who is a Parkinson’s Disease neurologist, researcher, and author. Dr. Dorsey is the David M. Levy Professor of Neurology and Director of the Center for Health + Technology at the University of Rochester Medical Center and co-author of the book Ending Parkinson’s Disease: A Prescription for Action.
Today is special because it is about spreading awareness about Parkinson’s Disease! I am so
In just a matter of days, our world has been turned upside down and around
Robin Morgan’s TED talk in 2015 is an eloquent expression of her poetic epiphanies from years with Parkinson’s disease. Her gentle cadence and masterful verbiage put her finger on many of the concerns, frustrations, and unknowns…
I am 53 years old and was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 23. I have made it my mission to provide Parkinson’s awareness. Thirty plus years with Parkinson’s has taught me a great deal about living well with this chronic condition.
Rock Steady Boxing and my coach, Alec Langstein (https://rocksteadynova.com/), have made me stronger, fitter, and quicker. There is a definite and noticeable improvement in my mobility, agility, and balance.
Stay informed and aware of what people with Parkinson’s disease are writing about, how they are dealing with the illness, and find information that may inspire or educate. Gain perspective and get unique views from people from all over the world.
Self-care is a topic that I talk about quite a bit, on this blog. During these changing times, it can be easy to forget wellness tools and tips that we have in our toolbox.
A Day of Parkinson’s Education in Williamsburg #parkinsons #education #support by Karl Robb – A Soft Voice in a Noisy World blog
I have been fortunate to meet hundreds of people over these thirty plus years with
I am so grateful and honored to announce that for the fourth year in a
As much as Parkinson’s disease tests my day, it does not define my existence. My
One question that I get all the time, is how to manage their diet with
Angela and I have been contributing articles to ParkinsonsDisease.net for almost two years. Health Union (HU)’s mission is to inspire people to live better with challenging health conditions.
It is official—this blog, http://www.Asoftvoice.com, is 10 years old! With over 300 archived posts pertaining
Recently, EverydayHealth.com recognized ASoftVoice.com, as one of the 10 Parkinson’s Disease Blogs to Help You
It’s a new year and the thought of those resolutions on the club napkin are but distant memories. Seriously, resolutions can be wonderful intentions yet only to create a burden that wasn’t the intention in the first place.
Trust, faith, hope, and diligence are four key components to seeing your way through any
Without some sort of plan or framework, it is very easy to get lost along
In Norman Cousins’ book, Anatomy of An Illness, Cousins mentions a placebo study where over
Today, of all days is the perfect time to discuss the subject of change. Today,
I asked Dr. Dorsey what his thoughts were on the rapid burst of telehealth popularity. His remarks were, that if you like using telemedicine for physician visits, to tell your representatives, so that we can keep this most beneficial technology.
This, as is every April, is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month—it is a time to learn
Don’t be alarmed– but be aware, my fellow Parkinson’s disease travelers! As if we didn’t
It is my hope that we choose to share compassion and kindness, in this time of need. This is our opportunity to reunify our nations and the entire planet.
Ben Franklin is quoted to having said: “Do not anticipate trouble or worry about
CarePartner/Caregiver Appreciation Those of us living with Parkinson’s disease and have a caregiver or care