Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease (behind Alzheimer’s disease) afflicting over 1.6 million people in the U.S.  There is no cure for Parkinson’s disease (PD); the cause is still unknown. Currently, there are nearly two million...
Picture Yourself Resilient

Picture Yourself Resilient

Now that I will be 60-years-old in a few weeks, I can’t believe it, nor can my mother. If you follow old friends from high school on Facebook, as I do, every month another friend turns 60. Wow! Somehow with...

I HATE Parkinson’s Disease

My first encounter with Parkinson’s disease (PD) was when my dear Uncle Leon was diagnosed in 1996; he was 75-years-old. He was a prominent physician with Kaiser Permanente and our family physician, when I was growing up in New York....

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