A Different Kind of Parkinson’s Hero

I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.Christopher Reeve In the last few years, several amazing Parkinson's heroes have become the face of the Parkinson's community world-wide. Super heroes like American Ninja Warrior Jimmy Choi, Matt Eagles, diagnosed at 8 years old, who …

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Grit and determination can help you get ahead when you have Parkinson’s

“Singing a happy tune stops you from thinking bad thoughts. Next time you feel a panic attack coming, try singing, humming or whistling, or even just smiling” Carol Clupny That was just one of the insightful comments that author Carol Clupny shared with us today at a meeting for women with Parkinson's. Carol was diagnosed …

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Reaching a Milestone and an Inspiring New Book to Read

Look at you.  You're in Spain.  You're walking out here on the Meseta.  How many people are doing this?  How many people with a chronic disease do you see out here today?......Do something good, Carol.  Find something good to do with it."    From The Ribbon of Road Ahead   Twitchy Woman has reached a …

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