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Your Parkinson's News Update for the Week of 12.28.20

Monday March 29, 2021

Your Parkinson's News Update for the Week of 12.28.20

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Your Parkinson's News Update for the Week of 2.1.21

Monday February 01, 2021

Your Parkinson's News Update for the Week of 2.1.21

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Unlearning to Walk

Wednesday September 01, 2021

"One of the most frustrating things about Parkinson’s is losing skills you worked hard to master, skills fundamental to everyday existence and formerly performed easily without a second thought. Take walking. 


Walking is described as a series of controlled falls. Walking with advanced PD can be described as a series of uncontrolled falls. While falling can be a blow to your self-esteem, it can raise your opinion of your fellow humans. To see another person fall awakens the empathic response in many people. A visible tumble will elicit cries of “Are you alright?” from total strangers, who will make a fuss over you, offering comfort and advice, ignoring the normal custom of avoiding involvement with people they don’t know." Read more from this latest blog post by Peter Dunlap-Shohl.

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Celebrate! with Tim Fletcher, PD Link Volunteer

Monday August 30, 2021

Tim Fletcher is a PD Link Volunteer and 2021 Celebrate! speaker: you can catch his story of HOPE in Action on October 1!

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The Parkinson's PostMore Issues

Parkinson's Post, Fall 2020

  • Telemedicine, COVID-19 & the NW Parkinson's Community
  • "On Fire": an interview with author, A.C. Woolnough
  • Support group leaders from around the Northwest
  • Evergreen Hospital, the Booth Gardner Parkinson's Care Center & NW Parkinson's
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