PD Heroes For Parkinson’s Awareness Month

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.Christopher Reeve This month, April, 2020, I will be sharing the stories of some People with Parkinson's (PwP's) who are heroes for many of us. In February I wrote about A Different Kind of Parkinson's Hero, highlighting …

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Shoes……

Give a girl the right shoes & she CAN conquer the world!     Marilyn Monroe I got this quote from my friend, and fellow Parkinson's blogger, Dr. Maria de Leon, who writes about the importance of shoes in the life of a Parkinson's Diva.  In fact, the logo on her website is a pair of …

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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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