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Real Talk from Patients

Members of The Michael J. Fox Foundation community share their experiences with Parkinson's.


  • Dave Iverson and mom

    MJFF Guest Blogger Dave Iverson: “Caring for My Elderly Mother Took a Village: We Were Lucky”

    Dave Iverson is a founding member of The Michael J. Fox Foundation’s Patient Council and the author of “Winter Stars: An Elderly Mother, an Aging Son and Life’s Final Journey.”

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    "Living Well With This Illness Requires Partnerships"

    Guest blogger Allan Cole writes about what care partners offer people with Parkinson's and how to build a meaningful partnership.


  • Allan Cole and his daughters

    "Remembering Our Strengths and Opportunities Helps Me Feel Less Anxious about the Future"

    Team Fox member Allan Cole writes a guest blog about his initial fears and eventual learnings after a Parkinson's diagnosis.

  • Jeff and Connie Jacobs

    Making A Bequest in Your Trust: “Our Legacy Can Be Finding a Cure for Others”


  • Allan Cole running

    A Spiritual Thing: A Guest Blogger's Reflection

    Guest blogger Allan Cole writes about spirituality and Parkinson's.

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