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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on April 11, 2011
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, written by a person with PD, shares how the author gained symptomatic relief- thereby enabling him to better cope with the effects of the disease- by utilizing a skilled personal...
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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, filled with Michael J. Fox's personal stories, is written in a warm, optimistic and humorous form and makes the case that real learning happens when "life goes skidding sideways."
Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, written by an individual diagnosed with PD in 1981, offers a rigorous exercise approach that has helped him control the disease and allowed him to lessen his levodopa therapy. He...
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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on April 11, 2011
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, written by a person newly diagnosed with PD, shares the author's first-year battle with young onset Parkinson's disease. The author hopes to provide an inspirational story for others...
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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book chronicles one man's personal story of being diagnoses with Parkinson's disease, volunteering for experimental deep brain stimulation surgery, and his experiences post-surgery. The...
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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book details the author's wilderness backpacking trips while living with PD. He shares his experiences about confronting strenuous conditions and discusses challenging oneself to overcome...
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Posted on April 11, 2011
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, written by the husband and primary care partner of a woman with PD, details the challenges of diagnosing and treating PD, dealing with doctors and insurance companies.
Posted on May 19, 2010
Updated on April 11, 2011
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book, written by a person living with Parkinson's, expresses the author's life with the disease through poetry and paintings.
Posted on November 05, 2009
Updated on August 28, 2014
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book discusses how DBS is being used to help improve quality of life for many, including those diagnosed with PD.
Posted on October 14, 2009
Updated on April 11, 2011
Category: Personal StoriesResource Type: BooksThis book depicts the personal journey of the author and the strength he gains from his strong religious beliefs while living with PD.

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