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Young Onset Parkinson's

Dating With Disease

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 04.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Toepperwein

Note: This is my final piece in a series specifically meant to raise awareness of Young Onset Parkinson's Disease. April is Parkinson's Awareness Mont...

Shaken to the Core

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 03.31.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Toepperwein

Taking a few pills a day are hardly irritating. Even though I live around my meds. I read about people with real problems and I am humbled each day. I am in stage one of early onset Parkinson's disease.

My Hero

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 12.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Toepperwein

Oct. 17, 2014, I walked into the courthouse and obtained my divorce, all by myself. I felt it was fitting, since I had felt like I was alone in the ma...

April Is Parkinson's Awareness Month -- How Can You Help?

Dr. Soania-Mathur | Posted 06.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Soania-Mathur

If even a few people that learn from this outreach are able to channel that empathy into definitive action, the burden of this disease may be alleviated for some and the search for better treatments and a cure may become a tangible reality. Together we can make a difference.

I Have A List, But No Bucket!

Elaine Benton | Posted 06.21.2013 | TED Weekends
Elaine Benton

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgAs strange as it sounds, having a positive happy attitude and not making a fuss, totally confuses people, especially doctors, but I refuse to be something I am not.