For the newly diagnosed

 Meeting someone with the disease who had gone on to have a successful thriving life became her beacon. One of the most satisfying things that I have done has been leading a support group for women with Parkinson's.  We started meeting almost a year ago, beginning with a group of 13 that has grown steadily throughout the …

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A Need to Help Others:  One Woman’s Story

Sunday I had the pleasure of meeting with a group of women with Parkinson's in Glendale, a suburb of Los Angeles.  Tricia Low had pulled together the group to discuss issues related to Women with PD.  Tricia is amazing.  Her father had Young Onset Parkinson's so she knew when she started having symptoms at a young …

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Responses to Getting Past Denial

[This was written before the awful news from Paris today.  Our hearts go out to the families of all those affected by this senseless hatred.] Today is a big day.  Thanks to all of you, Twitchy Woman has passed 1000 viewers.  What started last March with a posting called In the Beginning that had just …

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