By John M. Vine
Here is the publication that John Vine and his spouse, Joanne, want they can have consulted while John used to be first clinically determined with Parkinson’s disease—a nontechnical, own consultant written from the patient’s standpoint. hoping on his studies during the last 12 years, John writes knowledgeably approximately all elements of the illness. John additionally interviewed different Parkinson’s sufferers and their companions, whose tales and suggestion he contains during the book.
“I want we’d had John Vine’s booklet whilst my brother-in-law was once clinically determined. The e-book is extremely informative, unflinchingly sincere, and reassuringly positive. It’s simply what the health professional must have ordered.”—Cokie Roberts, best-selling writer and political commentator on ABC information and NPR
“John Vine info, in a compelling and available approach, his adventure with Parkinson’s affliction. His booklet is a rare consultant to dwelling effectively with Parkinson’s, and a needs to learn for all who are looking to larger comprehend the . even though clinically determined with Parkinson’s, my father lived an lively and effective existence till his dying at age ninety four. because the e-book makes transparent, whereas each one patient’s trip is exclusive, universal techniques are fundamental in treating the indications of the disease.”—Eric H. Holder, Jr. served because the 82nd legal professional basic of the us from 2009 to 2015
“John Vine has written the simplest primer I’ve ever learn for newly clinically determined Parkinson’s sufferers and their households. It is helping them focus on the surprise of prognosis, offers them (jargon-free) the medical fundamentals they should comprehend, describes the indicators they could adventure (making transparent that each case is diversified) and catalogs the assets to be had to navigate dwelling with Parkinson’s. John humanizes the publication by way of 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 ebook. It’s clever, splendidly readable, and, in particular, priceless. given that John Vine has PD, he speaks with nice authority in regards to the demanding situations, either actual and mental. when you've got Parkinson’s, reside with a person who has it, or simply understand an individual fighting the disorder, A Parkinson’s Primer is for you.”—Lesley Stahl, award-winning tv journalist at the CBS information software 60 Minutes
“This is a striking booklet describing the private reports of a lot of people, together with the writer, dwelling with Parkinson’s ailment. It captures the truth that even supposing there are lots of attainable indicators during this ailment, every body stories varied signs and copes with them in a number of methods. The considerate and insightful reviews and coping concepts might be worthy for folks with PD, and their companions, whatever the degree of the disease.”—Stephen Grill, MD, PhD, Director of the Parkinson’s & flow issues heart 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 advantages team. He was once clinically determined with Parkinson’s in 2004.
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