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Bill S. Health Maven

Elkridge, Maryland
I'm a 56-year old federal writer-editor who was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease 10 years ago. My balance and gait are severely affected, so I work from home. I attempt to attack this disease mostly by laughing at it. I hope I can bring a smile to your face as well. I've written a book about my experience with Parkinson's disease and deep brain stimulation.  It's 100 percent of...
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National Science Foundation

California
The Web site of The National Science Foundation (http://www.nsf.gov).  The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…" With an annual budget of about $6.9 billion (FY 2010), we are the...

Kate McLaughlin. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Tucson, Arizona
I am an educator, writer, author, speaker and mental health advocate. My goals are to be loving, educate, encourage, empower those affected by mental illness, abolish mental illness myths & misunderstandings, eradicate stigma surrounding diseases of the brain,write creatively, speak provocatively, live passionately, and inspire hope. In addition to managing my own website, I regularly...

Vanessa M. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven

Silver Spring, Maryland
Vanessa Maltin received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the George Washington University and holds a certificate in the Practical Applications of Food Allergy Guidelines. Currently, she is the Food & Lifestyle Editor of Delight Magazine and also serves as the Deputy Communications Director of Health Care for America Now, the organization working to provide all Americans with...

Dr Judy Tang Health Maven

California
Dr Tang is a clinical neuropsychologist with a keen interest in promoting healthy ageing and improving people’s thinking skills – such as memory, learning and attention. She has worked with patients who have had strokes, people with dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and other brain injuries. Currently, she also works at La Trobe University, where she does research on...

Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Medford, Oregon
Crazy. Sincere. Full of joy. Loves to sing. Takes wrong turns. Never asks for directions. Never reads directions. Learns by mistakes. Shares life experiences with others. Encourages broken hearts, offers water to the thirsty. Known to laugh at the wrong times. Thankful. Honesty is a priority. Vulnerable. Told I'm overly sensitive. Reminded I wear my heart on my sleeve. Think too much. Passion...

charaka

hyderabad, India
Renowned traditional & speciality Ayurveda Panchakarma therapy centre providing best & genuine therapies for Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's disease, Ankylosing spondylitis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Slip disc, Sciatica, Cervical & Lumbar Spondylitis, Paralysis, Cerebral Palsy, Mental retardation, Osteo arthritis, Gout, ,Degenerative disorderds,...

Gleeson

California
I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in September 2009 at age 80. Prior to the diagnosis, while depressed and anxious,I made plans to sell my car and house and move into a senior living residence. I also bought the book "Final Exit." Now I still have my car and house and I can't remember where I put the "Final Exit" book. The Parkinson's meds and exercises have been...

dystonicgal Facebook

scottsburg, Indiana
im 38 and been known to many drs as a medical mystery.  i have dystonia, parkinsonism, fibromyalgia, food allergies and many more healrth issues.  now if only they could figure out why i lost over 25% of my body weight in 8 wks i would be all set.