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.
Trust, faith, hope, and diligence are four key components to seeing your way through any
I recently joined a Rock Steady Boxing class! The class and the instructor are wonderful!
Clinging on to that which does not serve us only weighs us down. Rather than
The struggles of coping with dyskinesia and understanding how it differs from tremor.
Taking time for yourself isn’t a luxury–it’s a necessity! Just taking a few minutes more, every day, can make a difference in your mood, your creativity, and overall well-being living with a chronic condition.
Where are you going, what are you doing, how will you get there? Slow it
Who would have that thought a piece of technology, like Headspace, could be so instrumental in reviving my peace and calm.
Wellness Way is your opportunity at the World Parkinson Congress 2016 in Portland, OR, to take time for yourself and experience therapies like massage, yoga, reiki, meditation and more.
There is no question that Parkinson’s disease can be a tremendous struggle, filled with changes and developments. My theory is that when we ‘wage war, go to battle, or fight’, we highlight stress, violence, and turmoil.
What does a cure mean to you? Does it mean stopping the illness dead where
We live in a world of faster is better: food-service, information and news, data/technology, and
It’s what you tell yourself when a thought or emotion comes up when meditating: “Just
As an advocate for Parkinson’s disease (PD) awareness and issues related to this illness for
I have little doubt that Neurological disorders like, Parkinson’s disease, may manifest emotionally, possibly triggered
It is ingrained in western culture not to question the authority of the doctor. There
A Peaceful and Calming Image of Winter As much as the gray of Winter and
As we end the celebration of the 4th of July and the founding of our
Do you find yourself losing track of time? Do you ever miss a dose of
10 TIPS FOR BETTER LIVING WITH PARKINSON’S DISEASE (PD)(AND MAYBE SOME OTHER CHRONIC ILLNESSES)
Over a decade ago, I had the good fortune of meeting my current Reiki teacher. When he
introduced me to Reiki, I thought it to be pure quackery, but I had nothing to lose in keeping an open-mind.
There is little doubt that human touch is of benefit to our well-being. When I
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