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Save the Neurons: Fighting the Effects of Parkinsons

Possibly one of the most famous cases of parkinson’s is Michael J. Fox. More than just the “shakes” parkinson’s can cause a whole host of other problems mentally and physically . 798 more words


Recovering from Parkinson's Disease: Step 4 - Releasing Anger and Fear

My journey with Parkinson’s took a dramatic turn on March 27 of this year and hit rock bottom on April 4, when I started experiencing panic attacks. 1,539 more words


Benefit in kind

Parkinsons is a journey rather than a destination and yesterday saw a stop off to check the map. I had a ‘voluntary’ interview to do with benefits I am claiming and I found myself coming face to face with the realisation that my working life has ended. 93 more words

First Principles

Carolinas Author-Speaker Richard London Pledges to Reach Out to 100,000 Parkinsons Patients, Medical Staff and Caregivers

Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 28, 2014
When Richard London was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease he had already defeated cancer and injuries sustained in a life changing automobile accident. 17 more words

Random Talks

Stem Cell Stories that Caught our Eye: Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s and Reducing the Risk of Causing Tumors

Here are some stem cell stories that caught our eye this past week. Some are groundbreaking science, others are of personal interest to us, and still others are just fun. 794 more words


So Far, So...

I wrote this post a while ago, introducing the fact that my dad has Parkinson’s. At that time, it had been slow going. A few dizzy spells, a little confusion, tripping up the steps every once in a blue moon. 565 more words