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March 5, 2022

14 Musicians with PD and Their Hit Songs

“Parkinson’s patients have a special interest in art and have creative hobbies incompatible with their physical limitations.” -Professor Rivka Inzelberg  A few years ago, Rivka…
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Kathleen Crist at PD HAPS walk
Community Voices
March 5, 2022

Social Workers Empower the PD Community

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Advocacy
March 5, 2022

Cultivating Community Through Partnership

“Our bodies relax and our spirits lift when we connect in genuine friendship and love. Strong personal relationships not only add joy and meaning to…
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Soania Mathur after giving birth
Community Voices
March 5, 2022

Balancing Motherhood, Career, and YOPD

 Soania Mathur was 27 when everything changed.   She was living a full life. She had just started a full-time family medical practice in Ontario, had…
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Parkinson's advocates in Washington, D.C.
Advocacy
March 1, 2022

Parkinson’s Advocacy: Let Your Voice Be Heard

“Speak your mind, even if your voice shakes.”  It’s one of my favorite quotes, attributed to social activist Maggie Kuhn.  For many people, raising their…
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Spouses with PD Judy and George Frey
Community Voices
February 24, 2022

Parkinson’s Times Two: Spouses with PD

Unlikely Beginnings  It wasn’t love at first sight. When George and Judy met, he was dating her college roommate. But by the time summer rolled…
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New Mexico doctor Larry Schibner
Community Voices
February 23, 2022

You, Me, and Parkinson’s: The Mistress in a Marriage

We dance in the hallways.   He smells like I imagine nighttime Adam might smell and I   smell like his hair and the skin…
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