The WPC Experience, a Volunteer Perspective

Mara and I attended the World Parkinson’s Congress (WPC) in Portland, OR in September and it was a phenomenal experience.  The WPC is a meeting held every three years that brings together PwP’s, Caregivers, Researchers and members of the medical community to discuss what’s happening in PD research and care.  This year’s meeting was the biggest so far with over 4,400 attendees from all over the world.  The presentations ranged from highly technical research results to what is the best exercises for PD and what’s on the horizon. Many of my fellow PD bloggers were in Portland and I have…

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Is Anybody Out There? (Part Two)

I realize that I should have included these photos with the last post about our activities for the last two months. Hover over the picture for captions.     So there you have it, in two posts we are up to last weeks World Parkinson’s Congress meeting in Portland, OR. Those adventures will be up next!   “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

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