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The Staircase Illusion

staircase illusion

No, it’s not a magic trick. The photo above is of a design solution for people with Parkinson’s to help them walk better. Click here to watch the TEDx video. More information on their website at http://staircaseillusion.weebly.com/. Thank you Jim…

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Understanding and Patience

non verbal does not mean . . .

I hope this doesn’t sound like a lecture and you’re wondering what prompted this? But when I read it, I thought of our friends living with Parkinson’s and how they’ve talked about how frustrating interactions with some people can be….

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As Parkinson’s Awareness Month comes to a close

April is Parkinson's Awareness Month

I’d like to thank . . . As Parkinson’s Awareness Month comes to a close, I’d like to thank everyone who: – invited us to speak, and share what we’ve learned about life with Parkinson’s – hosted our outreach events…

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Parkinson’s and Poetry

April is Parkinson’s Awareness and National Poetry Month! This morning I remembered something I learned a few years ago –  that Parkinson’s brings out the creativity in people. When I looked on Google, I found a number of articles about…

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