Illness teaches a whole new perspective on living. #MotivationMonday Chronic illness changes lives and forces those of us with conditions to realize how precious every single day is to us. We can appreciate what some may not see.
No fees, no contracts, just you! You are the key to your growth, your future, and whatever you consider to be a win. Your best investment is in yourself! No broker needed! #MotivationMonday @ASoftVoicePD
Birthdays Are More Than Just Any Day! Birthdays are to be celebrated and treasured! #ThanfulThursday #ThoughtfulThursday
Nature rejuvenates and replenishes. Take in the gift of Nature without disturbing the residents. #MotivationMonday
Do not discount those everyday joys! #Motivation Monday
Opening your mind to new ways of healing can make a tremendous difference in the
The Mighty, one of the largest online information resources on various illnesses, recently launched their own Parkinson’s disease guide.
We are all tasked with some sort of physical, mental, or spiritual challenge in our lives at some point. Some events that we face are inexplicable and hard to fathom. Often, we categorize a level of what is fair or unfair.
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.
WPC Kyoto 2019 I have had the good fortune to attend 3 World Parkinson Congresses:
The month of April is upon us and this means a month of Parkinson’s awareness!
Expression and making our voice heard is hard enough but if you throw in a
I found this quote that I wrote a year ago or so. I had put
Recently, I have been the recipient of kind acts from those who I don’t know.
Appreciating those calm moments of the day, a good laugh, or even a brief nap, may seem simple daily occurrences that are the good stuff of life that we too often take for granted.
We must live in the here and now, plan for our future, and treasure joys
As much as Parkinson’s disease tests my day, it does not define my existence. My
This was created in May 2014, but I thought it was worthy of another appearance.
Recently, EverydayHealth.com recognized ASoftVoice.com, as one of the 10 Parkinson’s Disease Blogs to Help You
If you are embarrassed, sad, shamed, or lack self confidence about having Parkinson’s, I am here to tell you that you don’t have the energy or time to devote to such unproductive emotions.
This was my first blog post 10 years ago–slightly updated! When I was first diagnosed
I recently joined a Rock Steady Boxing class! The class and the instructor are wonderful!
ParkinsonsDisease.net Reaches 10k Likes! If you follow this blog, you know that I have been
We are excited to provide this collection of exercises and tools that we believe can benefit most anyone! Whether you are an individual, a support group, a social group, or a small informal group, we encourage you to try these exercises and to share it with those who you feel may benefit from it.
Tomorrow, James Parkinson‘s essay will be 200 years old. Since his discovery, modern medicine has
Five or More… My thanks to Todd Sherer, PhD, CEO of The Michael J. Fox
First thing: I am NOT a paid sponsor nor have I been compensated for these