WPC Kyoto 2019 I have had the good fortune to attend 3 World Parkinson Congresses:
Ben Franklin is quoted to having said: “Do not anticipate trouble or worry about
Don’t be alarmed– but be aware, my fellow Parkinson’s disease travelers! As if we didn’t
I am so grateful and honored to announce that for the fourth year in a
I recently joined a Rock Steady Boxing class! The class and the instructor are wonderful!
Parkinson’s Disease (PD) knows no boundaries, when it comes to age. Young, middle aged, or
I have been fortunate to have attended 2 World Parkinson Congresses, Washington and Montreal. Both
Today, the newest James Bond blockbuster, SPECTRE, is released in the United States! The Bond
At the time of my diagnosis, I was said to be in the rare two percentile of patients. Now, according to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) it is estimated four percent of people with PD are diagnosed before the age of 50. It is estimated that 60,000 new cases are diagnosed a year and somewhere between 1 million to 1.5 million people in the United States are living with it.
I was going through my files of paperwork and came across years of documents that
Yesterday, I had the honor and privilege of testifying in front of the United States
This is a gentle reminder to all the selfless caregivers, care-partners, doctors, nurses, orderlies, therapists,
Animals have healing properties all of their own. Look deep into these amazing and
I have strategies to counteract Parkinson’s disease, but like most of us, I falter and
Nutrition in general is a vital component to our daily health and to someone with Parkinson’s, diet is even more crucial. Staying hydrated and eating the right fruits and vegetables will keep your digestion active to help avoid constipation.
Parkinson’s never asked me if it come and play, It’s the kind of houseguest you
Keeping focus and staying mindful is a daily challenge for most of us but
20 Historical Medical Myths Medical Myths Sick people should not go outside at night due
It has occurred to me that there are so many “experts” about Parkinson’s disease who
It will take change to make a difference in our own care. We can’t rely
I don’t remember anyone asking me if I wanted a life with Parkinson’s disease. No
Getting your point across is what we all strive to do in our daily interactions.
Dealing with any illness, whether it is Parkinson’s or not, is not an easy
Laughter, giggles, chuckles, guffaws, and smiles are powerful tools for us to help ourselves–I hope
April has been proclaimed to be Parkinson’s Awareness Month, but just how aware are we
April has been declared to be Parkinson’s Awareness Month. So, I pose this question to
Monday mornings can be exciting or drudgery, depending upon your perspective to the upcoming week.