Search Results Tagged With Awareness
A sudden stinging pain. A sickening realization: the car door was slammed on the fingers of my left hand. Peter Dunlap-Shohl reflects on being vulnerable and the strength that arises from it.
August 29, 2018
Bill Clugston runs. Sometimes, a small voice used to join him. Though it's not a very orthodox coach, Bill keeps running with Parkinson's.
August 24, 2018
For seniors and their caregivers, sustaining good mental health can be an immense challenge. The stresses of aging, illness, and providing constant care can take such an emotional toll. So, if you are…
April 10, 2019
In case you've missed her, Sailor West has written wonderful interviews with community members, including her friend Debbie and her dad. This time, Sailor's the interviewee! Read our intern Emma's in-…
August 14, 2019
So you didn't know that there is an official holiday for Parkinson's? Yeah, it’s Halloween (rim shot, or spooky groan, your call).
Halloween is the time of year we set aside to recognize the importanc…
October 31, 2018
Sailor and Debbie didn't totally relate to their peers - until the two became coworkers. "I had never met anyone else around my age who had a parent with Parkinson’s, let alone a parent who was about…
March 08, 2019
Terry recommends the "pause and pour" approach to life; tea is just one way to take time and enjoy it all, hot or iced. Read the essentials to Terry's tea ceremony.
August 08, 2018
Based on both turf and book smarts, John Kelley Golf is a team of golf instructor John Kelley and athletic trainer Laney Ullom. After some pretty cool, serendipitous events, John and Laney are beginni…
August 13, 2018
As we at Northwest Parkinson’s contemplate the season change (pumpkin spice, anyone?), I find myself reflecting on the significance of our collective transition from Summer to Fall.
September 17, 2018
Alongside her granddaughter, Ellie, NW Parkinson's Board & Community member Gloria Gottesman has created a fantastic story about family, Parkinson's, and heroes. View "Pilot to Co-Pilot" - their v…
November 09, 2018