Professional Pause: Do I need to tell my boss?

Writer Tim Carroll discusses the issues encountered by people diagnosed with ‘young-onset’ Parkinson’s. Tim himself was diagnosed with the progressive neurological condition in his early fifties. An estimated 127,000 people in the UK, or around one in 500 of the...

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Brian’s Blog #11 – Boxing for Parkinson’s

Brian’s Blog #11 – Boxing for Parkinson’s

To box or not to box…What is the question? As we arrive at Parkinson’s Awareness Week, I ask myself what is the one easy, fun, valuable and vital thing that we can all do and recommend to newcomers?  Even though we’ve heard the answer many many times, it continues to...

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SLYPN December 2017 Update

Where does our money go?  We invited Heather Mortiboys from the University of Sheffield to talk to us in September about her ‘Repositioning of Drugs’ project, which we have helped fund since 2014. Those of you who met her at our Research Night in September...

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