A Guide to Parkinson’s Information

 I am providing the following information of books, DVDs, and other things that have helped me. I will add more as we move along. If you find something that is a real help to you, please pass it along

I. Biographies
A.. The Soul of a Butterfly, Reflections on Life’s Journey, by Muhammad Ali and Hana Yasmeen Ali, c. 2004 by Muhammad Ali Family Trust. Pub. Simon & Shuster

C. All You Can Do is Do What You Must, Living with Parkinsons Disease, by Ira Fried, c. 2017 Published by American Parkinson Disease Association.

D. Lucky Man, a Memoir, by Michael J. Fox. c. 2002. HYPERION, N.Y.

E. Always Looking Up, The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist. By Michaeal J. Fox, c. 2009

F. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future. By Michael J. Fox c.201

G. An Optimist Considers Morality. by Michael J. Fox. c. 2020, pub. FLATIRON BOOKS

II. Medical

H. The Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Book, Partnering with Your Doctor to Get the Most From Your Treatment. second edition. by J. Eric Ahlskog, PhD, MD. C. 2005, 2015. Pub. Oxford Press

I. Parkison’s disease, the complete guide for patients and caregivers. by Abraham N, Lieberman, M.D. and Frank L. Williams

J. Parkinson’s Disease for Dummies, A Reference for the Rest of us. by Michele Taglaiti, MD; Gary N. Gutan, MD, MA; AND Jo Horne, MA. c.2007. Wiley Publishing Inc.

III. Therapy

K. Parkinson’s Disease & The Art of Moving. by John Argue. C. 2000 New Harbinger Publications, Inc


L. LSVT LOUD Homework Helper! – LSVT BIG Homework Helper – http://www.lsvtglobrl.com. 888-438-5788, info@lsvtglobel.com

M. Undefeated! A Shadow Boxing Program for Parkinson’s. by Patric LoSasso A Smart PD Program. http://www.smartXPD.COM

N. Introduction to Ball Room Dancing, by Margot Sholtz – KULTUR – WWW.KULTER.COM

O. Dance Lessons 101 – by, Shawn Troutman. http://www.shawntroutman.com

P. BALLROOM DANCING intermediate – with Teresa Mason

V.             PROGRAMS

Q.    Rock Steady Boxing – https://www.rocksteadyboxing.org (Find a class  – HTTPS:ROCKSTEADYBOXING.ORG/FIND-A-CLASSS/)

R.   Peddling for Parkinson’s – 303-900-3378-WWW.PEDDLINGFORPARKINSONS.ORG

S.    LSVT BIG and LOUD– Phone 888-438-5788- Email – info@LSVTGlobel.com -Website, www..LSVTGlobel.com –

T.    Support Groups – https://www.parkinsonsmi.com/support-groups-map


VI.          Streaming Services

U.   Type in Boxing/Physical Therapy/Biking/or any topic, for Parkinsons and you will find some great presentations.

VII.       Organizations

V.   The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.  PPMIonline.org- PHONE 800-708-7644- michaeljfox.org

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