I am a widow of my Jewish husband who had Parkinson’s. Very difficult years as he got older. My condolscences on your loss.
You can follow me on twitter @MeAndPD – I only post info about PD and not that often. Two other good forums are http://www.patientslikeme.com/ and http://neurotalk.psychcentral.com/forum34.html Both of these are for PwPs and often have good discussions on a variety of topics (from mainstream meds to coconut oil to medical marijuana!!). Also…[Read more]
I received my book, The Peripatetic Pursuit of Parkinson Disease, today in the mail. What a wealth of information! I am not sure if I want to hand it over to my mother/father or dive into it myself first! Thank you John and Brian. I think that is what these community groups are meant to be for, asking questions and sharing knowledge that can…[Read more]
Hi Susan, I’m so happy you like the book – it gets rave reviews and is a great resource for all with PD and their family members
Thank you, Brian. I had to hand the book off to my parents to read first. My mom just told me today that the book is excellent. I will definitely read it after her or get myself another copy.
Thank you, Brian. I looked the book up, read the reviews, and ordered a copy.
A good resource is the book \”The Peripatetic Pursuit of Parkinson Disease\” – available on Amazon. Written by over 100 PwPs, MDs and neurologists. A support group in a book!
The link/article below has some great information. The sections that include treatment and drugs, lifestyle and home remedies, and alternative medicine are very informative. Boy, the symptoms and complications so describe my dad. Finding the right medication has made a difference, though, for my dad. I am making a copy of this for myself and a…[Read more]