Positively Parkinsons

Positively Parkinsons Positively Parkinsons PDF Epub Author Ann Andrews Thomashillier.co.uk More Than 10,000 New Zealanders Have Parkinson S Disease, But Many Thousands Are Dealing With It Every Day Relatives And Friends, Carers And Health Professionals Informative, Practical And Uplifting, This Is A Book For Anyone With Parkinson S And For Those Who Support Them It Contains Answers To The Questions You Might Ask About Parkinson S, From Symptoms And Diagnosis To The Latest Treatments And Therapies, As Well As The Most Recent Medical Research Into Stem Cells And Gene Therapy Drawing On Her Own Experience As Well As That Of Others, Ann Andrews Offers Clear Advice On How To Cope With The Impact Of Parkinson S On Everything From Employment, Finance And Relationships, To Exercise, Diet And Self Care The Combination Of The Practical And The Personal Sets This Book Apart From Others On The Same Topic Thoroughly Researched And Perceptively Written, This Is An Empowering Resource For Anyone Who Needs To Adjust Their Life To Parkinson S This Book Is Endorsed By Parkinson S New Zealand And The Neurological Foundation Of New Zealand. Ok, this has to go back to the library tomorrow, so I m going to do two naughty things I m going to both mark it read and rate it 5 stars even though I ve not read the whole thing The 5 stars is because I can see exactly how valuable this book is as a resource for those who have Parkinson s and for their carers The author says something in the introduction along the lines of intending this to be the book she wished had been available when she was diagnosed It seems full of sensible advice, personal stories from sufferers, encouragement and really clear information I too wish something like this had been around a few years ago when my father was newly diagnosed with Parkinson s Having said that, I found parts of the book quite difficult to read along with the encouragement and positive stuff there is a lot of truth
I received this book for free via Goodreads First Reads.The reason I entered this was a family friend was recently diagnosed with Parkinson s Disease and I was curious about it I don t read a lot of non fiction and I have a sceptical view of internet links when researching.The book is easy to read yet informative There are a lot of personal accounts as well as some great advice to both people with Parkinson s, their partners an