Search Results Tagged With Family
Débora Luiz is a full-time student and aspiring neuropsychologist. She also has a dad with Parkinson's.
April 30, 2018
Peter Dunlap-Shohl runs with the horses—manure, Parkinson's, and all.
June 29, 2018
A landmark new study paints a dramatic picture of family caregivers: Nearly 44 million adults in the US are providing personal assistance for family members with disabilities or other care needs. That…
June 04, 2015
For six years, I had the privilege of caring for my ailing wife, Mary Ellen, including almost 20 intense months before she died in September. It was an honor, but one that came with a heavy price. Don…
November 22, 2015
A brother, two sisters, and their community—together, the Hankens raise awareness of Parkinson's.
May 08, 2018
"I decided to sit down with my dad and ask him questions about his experience as a parent with Parkinson’s. My goal for this interview is to connect with parents with Parkinson’s and give them a resou…
April 30, 2019
Diagnosed at age 48 while still living in California, Wherry was active and involved in his children's parenting. His two eldest, Carl and Jessica, now 40 and 38, grew up with a dad who was always aro…
July 12, 2015
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
I remember hearing someone (probably my old English teacher) say you should make your words soft and tender—you may have to eat them. I’ve been munching on the word 'never' for a while.
November 05, 2018