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President Proposes Budget Changes Impacting the Parkinson's Community

Friday March 17, 2017

President Trump submitted his initial Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 budget to Congress this week, recommending deep cuts to programs important to the Parkinson's community.

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Doctors' Notes: What You Need to Know About Parkinson's Disease

Thursday March 16, 2017

Brought to the spotlight after the late, great Muhammad Ali went public with his battle, Parkinson’s Disease remains a condition many don’t know much about. It is a degenerative disorder affecting the nervous system and is classically known by its shaking tremors, stiffness and slowness of movement.

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Pay It Forward

Monday March 20, 2017

If not us, who? If not now, when? Those two questions have become my personal mantra. As a person with a chronic (it isn’t going away) and progressive (it is going to get worse) disease, I believe I have a personal responsibility to participate in medical research—even though it is doubtful that I will ever see the benefit.

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Book Review: Dealing and Healing with Parkinson's Disease and Other Health Conditions

Monday March 13, 2017

Long noted and well-respected voices in the Parkinson’s community, Karl and Angela Robb have applied their many years of knowledge and insight into creating a companion workbook for Karl’s successful A Soft Voice in a Noisy World. Diagnosed with Parkinson’s at age 23, Karl’s entire adult life has been lived as an experiment in how to live a fulfilling life in spite of, or actually, because of, his relationship with Parkinson’s.

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Taboo Topics: Medical Marijuana and Parkinson's

Tuesday October 25, 2016

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The Parkinson's PostMore Issues

Parkinson's Post, Summer 2016

  • Bicycle, Bicycle (Active Parkinson's Group)
  • Welcoming the Inland Empire
  • Being an Artist with Parkinson's
  • Change is Possible
  • A Carepartner's Thoughts on HOPE
  • Book Review - Old Age: A Beginner's Guide
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Thoughts about Parkinson's from "Amazing Race Canda" winner, Tim Hague, Sr. Hague 0154 

Contentment
06/13/2016
In December of 2015 I took a leave of absence from my nursing career that has turned into my taking a permanent leave due to my Parkinson's. Most of us have had dreams of what it might be like to take early retirement, hit the beach and live the high life. Well, my reality is not quite that. Don't get me wrong. It's not that it's been so bad, it's just that it's not been that great. Read More

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