Parkinson’s awareness week surrounds World Parkinson’s day on 11 April. This year Parkinson’s UK is launching the ‘Parkinson’s Is’ campaign to increase understanding of Parkinson’s as a serious condition. Follow our social media feeds for updates via Facebook and Twitter (@slypn).

Brian’s Blog #4: Music is magic and laughter is fun!

There’s been a lot of David Bowie music in our house this past week as we remembered the great all round performer. And some of his songs are great dance tunes as well.   I have observed that since my diagnosis of PD some six...

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Brian’s Blog #3: The Great British Shake Off

It’s not been a great week for the shaking palsy - under attack from several fronts - and that’s a good thing. First we saw the amazing story of Emma Lawton on BBC’s new show Big Life Fix. Her link to the story on Facebook has received over 35 million (yes million)...

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