Download e-book for kindle: A Parkinson's Primer: An Indispensable Guide to Parkinson's by John M. Vine

By John M. Vine

“John Vine says he wrote this booklet for those that were newly clinically determined with Parkinson’s affliction. good, i used to be clinically determined 24 years in the past, and that i nonetheless discovered whatever new on each page.”—Michael Kinsley, vainness reasonable columnist and writer of outdated Age: A Beginner’s Guide

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

“I want we’d had John Vine’s publication whilst my brother-in-law used to be clinically determined. The publication is very informative, unflinchingly sincere, and reassuringly positive. It’s simply what the general practitioner must have ordered.”—Cokie Roberts, best-selling writer and political commentator on ABC information and NPR

“John Vine information, in a compelling and available means, his adventure with Parkinson’s sickness. His publication is a rare consultant to dwelling effectively with Parkinson’s, and a needs to learn for all who are looking to greater comprehend the . even though clinically determined with Parkinson’s, my father lived an energetic and efficient existence till his loss of life at age ninety four. because the publication makes transparent, whereas every one patient’s trip is exclusive, universal ways are vital in treating the indications of the disease.”—Eric H. Holder, Jr. served because the 82nd lawyer normal of the U.S. from 2009 to 2015

“John Vine has written the easiest primer I’ve ever learn for newly clinically determined Parkinson’s sufferers and their households. It is helping them take care of the surprise of prognosis, provides them (jargon-free) the medical fundamentals they should recognize, describes the indicators they might adventure (making transparent that each case is diverse) and catalogs the assets on hand to navigate dwelling with Parkinson’s. John humanizes the booklet through describing his personal event and that of twenty-two different sufferers and their companions. I’d urge each neurologist to have copies of Vine’s primer available 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 wolfed this e-book. It’s clever, splendidly readable, and, particularly, invaluable. due to the fact that John Vine has PD, he speaks with nice authority concerning the demanding situations, either actual and mental. when you've got Parkinson’s, stay with a person who has it, or simply comprehend an individual fighting the sickness, A Parkinson’s Primer is for you.”—Lesley Stahl, award-winning tv journalist at the CBS information software 60 Minutes

“This is a notable publication describing the non-public studies of many people, together with the writer, dwelling with Parkinson’s sickness. It captures the truth that even supposing there are numerous attainable signs during this affliction, every person reports varied indicators and copes with them in a variety of methods. The considerate and insightful reviews and coping thoughts might be useful for people with PD, and their companions, whatever the level of the disease.”—Stephen Grill, MD, PhD, Director of the Parkinson’s & move issues middle of Maryland

John M. Vine is a attorney at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, DC, the place he's the senior member and previous head of the firm’s worker merits workforce. He was once clinically determined with Parkinson’s in 2004.

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