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Image of an older silver haired person thinking and a younger dark haired person in a blue shirt and white t-shirt sitting next to him and debating whether to share or not about Parkinson's Disease diagnosis

To Share or Not to Share - A Patient’s Dilemma

Rajeev, 56 has been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease but is unsure of the reaction he will receive if he shares his...
Mr Dugar, bespectacled man with black hair holding a mike sharing tips on improving quality of life with Parkinsons

"If I Can Change, So Can Others"

Sudha Meiyappan, founder of Parivarthan, shares Mr. Sagarmal Dugar's conscious approach to Parkinson's and to his life...
Image; Shaila Bhagwat, who has Parkinson's Disease in a blue dress at a restaurant with plates of desserts in front of her

I Am Doing All I Can To Avoid Being Bedridden

Shaila Bhagwat, 67 has Parkinson's which affects her right-side. She makes every effort to remain independent and self-...
Image: Mr. Ramesh Thakkar who Has Parkinson's Disease with a spectacle framing his face and seated in a room

I Fought Hard to Save my Voice

Sometimes willpower can knock out even health adversities. As in the case of 72-year-old Rajendra M Thakkar, retired...
Image: A man facing the camera in a green outdoor setting, wearing sunglasses, travelling after Deep Brain Stimulation surgery

Belief In The Process And Faith In The Doctors Helped Me Overcome My Fear

Mr Hari Prasad, who underwent the Deep Brain Stimulation operation about 3 years back to stall growing symptoms of...
Sangeeta reliving memories with her father with Parkinson's

It Was Cathartic and Fun To Relive Old Memories

Talking and writing about health related experiences is still not common in Asia.  This International Women’s Day...

Daily Exercise and Yoga Help Me Control The Difficulties of Parkinson’s Disease

Raju PK,60 from Ernakulam, Kerala deals with Parkinson’s Disease in his own way, sticking to proper medication and...

‘I feel my life has come to an end’

Debabrata Roy, 49 is affected with early Parkinson’s disease which has turned his life and world upside down. He talks...

Be Inspired and Unite for Parkinson's

World Parkinson's Day #UniteforParkinsons 11th April 2017 marks 200 years since the publication of James Parkinson's...

Unite for Parkinson's

WORLD PARKINSON'S DAY It is 200 years since Parkinson's disease was first identified. Here are some inspiring...

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