My Non-support Support Group

  Three years ago, I had the privilege to attend the Parkinson's Foundation's Women & PD Initiative.  At the end of the conference, we were asked to reach out to other women with PD in our communities.  Some of the women chose to hold a conference in their city for women with Parkinson's.  Others formed …

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Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April is Parkinson's Awareness Month and there are lots of great articles on the internet.  Here are just a few.   If you want to tell your own story, please send it to me and I will be happy to share it. 7 Things I Wish I Knew When I was Diagnosed With Parkinson’s by Gil Thelen, …

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Book Review: Livin’ La Levadopa

Your journey begins now in finding your rainbows behind the storm known as Parkinson's Disease Maria De Leon, MD I met Maria de Leon last month at the Women & Parkinson's Initiative Conference sponsored by Parkinson's Diva was recently published and is a must read for every woman with Parkinson's. Maria de Leon, MD, was …

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Women & Parkinson’s Initiative (Part 1)

Magic lies in telling stories Robin Morgan, PDF Research Advocate and conference organizer Greetings from New Jersey where I have been privileged to be part of the first Women and PD conference sponsored by the Parkinson's Disease Foundation.  This first ever conference was organized by 4 amazing women from across the US who have all …

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