Get A Parkinson's Primer: An Indispensable Guide to Parkinson's PDF

By John M. Vine

ISBN-10: 1589881192

ISBN-13: 9781589881198

“John Vine says he wrote this ebook for those that were newly clinically determined with Parkinson’s illness. good, i used to be clinically determined 24 years in the past, and that i nonetheless realized anything new on each page.”—Michael Kinsley, self-importance reasonable columnist and writer of previous Age: A Beginner’s Guide

Here is the e-book that John Vine and his spouse, Joanne, want they can have consulted whilst John used to be first clinically determined with Parkinson’s disease—a nontechnical, own advisor written from the patient’s viewpoint. hoping on his stories over the last 12 years, John writes knowledgeably approximately all features of the ailment. John additionally interviewed different Parkinson’s sufferers and their companions, whose tales and suggestion he comprises through the book.

“I want we’d had John Vine’s booklet whilst my brother-in-law was once clinically determined. The ebook is extremely informative, unflinchingly sincere, and reassuringly positive. It’s simply what the physician must have ordered.”—Cokie Roberts, best-selling writer and political commentator on ABC information and NPR

“John Vine information, in a compelling and available method, his adventure with Parkinson’s sickness. His booklet is a rare consultant to dwelling effectively with Parkinson’s, and a needs to learn for all who are looking to larger comprehend the situation. even though clinically determined with Parkinson’s, my father lived an energetic and effective lifestyles until eventually his demise at age ninety four. because the ebook makes transparent, whereas every one patient’s trip is exclusive, universal ways are essential in treating the indications of the disease.”—Eric H. Holder, Jr. served because the 82nd lawyer basic of the U.S. from 2009 to 2015

“John Vine has written the simplest primer I’ve ever learn for newly clinically determined Parkinson’s sufferers and their households. It is helping them deal with the surprise of prognosis, supplies them (jargon-free) the medical fundamentals they should comprehend, describes the indications they could event (making transparent that each case is various) and catalogs the assets to be had to navigate residing with Parkinson’s. John humanizes the publication via describing his personal adventure and that of twenty-two different sufferers and their companions. I’d urge each neurologist to have copies of Vine’s primer to be had to aid new PD on their trip forward.”—Morton Kondracke, writer of Saving Milly: Love, Politics and Parkinson’s affliction and a member of the Founders' Council of the Michael J. Fox Foundation

“My husband has PD, and that i gobbled this e-book. It’s clever, splendidly readable, and, mainly, necessary. on the grounds that John Vine has PD, he speaks with nice authority in regards to the demanding situations, either actual and mental. when you've got Parkinson’s, dwell with an individual who has it, or simply comprehend an individual scuffling with the sickness, A Parkinson’s Primer is for you.”—Lesley Stahl, award-winning tv journalist at the CBS information application 60 Minutes

“This is a striking ebook describing the non-public stories of many people, together with the writer, dwelling with Parkinson’s affliction. It captures the truth that even supposing there are numerous attainable signs during this sickness, all people reviews various signs and copes with them in a number of methods. The considerate and insightful reviews and coping ideas may be worthwhile for folks with PD, and their companions, whatever the degree of the disease.”—Stephen Grill, MD, PhD, Director of the Parkinson’s & circulation problems middle of Maryland

John M. Vine is a legal professional at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, DC, the place he's the senior member and previous head of the firm’s worker advantages crew. He used to be clinically determined with Parkinson’s in 2004.

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