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2017 Team Parkinson's Walk Seattle

Saturday Jul 29, 2017
Magnuson Park, Seattle

Join us for this year’s annual Team Parkinson’s Walk! A beautiful, fun-filled day at Seattle’s Magnuson Park, on Saturday morning, July 29, 2017.

2017 Team Parkinson 's

Register now at TeamParkinsons.org!

 

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In Memorium: Tom Isaacs

Influential PWP* Tom Isaacs passed away on Wednesday, June 1. Tom was just 49, and had lived with Parkinson's for 22 years, never letting it slow his work or drive. He founded the UK's Cure Parkinson's Trust, Parkinson's Movement, and participated vigorously in every single World Parkinson Congress (WPC) since it launched in 2006. Tom spoke in Seattle at the 2015 HOPE Conference, and was one of our most popular, moving and hilarious speakers ever.

Read more about Tom in the WPC's excellent memorial here and about favorite memories of Tom here. Watch Tom's HOPE Conference presentation here.

From everyone at NWPF, Tom, you will be missed.

*Person with Parkinson's

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Don't Mistake Your Claws For Virtue

Monday July 17, 2017

The philosopher Nietzsche laughed at the “weaklings who thought themselves good because they had no claws.” A good point, but what about the the tough types who mistake their claws for virtue? Aren’t they just as ludicrous?

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