Parkinson and its Stigma: Coping Together

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It’s sad to say that Parkinson’s patients often feel that there is a stigma associated with their disesase. However, there are ways to cope.

“I recommend surrounding yourself with a network of people dealing with the same problem… I didn’t want to be pitied or stared at, and I didn’t want the world to change for me and my condition,” [Nancy Mulhearn] explains.

To read more on this issue and how to deal with it, read on below:

https://www.michaeljfox.org/foundation/news-detail.php?the-stigma-of-parkinson-disease&os_cid=fb-a300P000005r14o&s_src=MJFFfb&s_subsrc=pd_stigma