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Sherri W. Patient Expert

Medford, Oregon
Crazy. Sincere. Full of joy. Loves to sing. Takes wrong turns. Never asks for directions. Never... Full Bio
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Why Participate in Research by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The following infographic is courtesy of the Michael J Fox Foundation…     The post appeared first on . Read on »
Songs In the Night by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health It’s only natural to wonder why things happen the way they do. Some things can leave you in a state of confusion. Some things can leave you dumbfounded. You may not unders ... Read on »
2014 Holiday Gifts/Ideas for People with Parkinson’s Disease by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health It’s that time of year again and so, here’s the 3rd annual list of great ideas for gifts for people with Parkinson’s disease and is suitable for those who live with ot ... Read on »
Thanks-giving by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The other day I wrote a post on giving thanks in all things over on my author site .  It was based around 1 Thessalonians 5:18, where, as followers of Jesus Christ, we are ... Read on »
Clinical Trials Opportunity by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health A couple weeks back, I was invited to consider becoming a ‘Clinical Trials Ambassador’ for a brand new entity known as…  CureClick  is a community-powered platf ... Read on »
Coming to the End of ME by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health “This past year I could feel myself slipping away. Tormented by daily how’s it going to happen, when’s it going to happen  and what’s it going to look like (in terms of my ... Read on »
Just for A Laugh by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The following quotes were taken from Electronic Medical Records dictated by physicians. They appeared in a column written by Richard Lederer, Ph.D., for the Journal of Cou ... Read on »
Shaking with Laughter – Is it near you? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health If you live near or around the Cleveland, Ohio area, CHECK THIS OUT!!!         The post appeared first on . Read on »
When the Doctor Becomes the Patient by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health “I confess that doctors are not always the best patients. While we self-diagnose and self-treat we still have the same fears as everyone else. Being on this side of t ... Read on »
We Are Not Home Yet by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Today it is raining here in Oregon, the state where everyone thinks it rains all the time. But, you know what’s good about so much rain? Everything stays green. All year. ... Read on »
Are You Happy? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health So, according to this infographic on the science of happiness by Webpage FX ,  to be the happiest you can possibly be,  you need to (when living in Iceland, of cours ... Read on »
It Ain’t Over ’til It’s Over by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Today. The first day in the month of May. Did anyone see what happened to April? It seems as if it went as fast as it came.  April is gone. We can’t ever get it back. Any ... Read on »
How Far Would You Go to Raise Awareness for Parkinson’s Disease? The Roden Story by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health You may have heard of them… Roy and Lynn Roden? PD CHALLENGE ? 4,700 miles across the U.S. of A. On a bike? It began November of 2012. The reason? To raise awareness f ... Read on »
If You’ve Got It, Why Not Flaunt It? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Day 28 of Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month continues… The question was posed on a Parkinson’s disease discussion board: “I was wondering if craving sweets is an unu ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Prose by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health More like two or more makes three I tell them to do this or not to do that But they no longer listen to me. *** They have control of most everything ... Read on »
Friday’s Funnies by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health   Day 28 of Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month continues…   Having been serious for too many days now over PD, we are taking a much needed break. These Friday f ... Read on »
Apathy in Parkinson’s Disease by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Day 26 – Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month continues… I posted an infographic the other day about Parkinson’s disease. It didn’t have the non-motor symptoms listed o ... Read on »
Day 23: Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia, Part 3: Hallucinations by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health “Have you had any hallucinations?” A question most people with PD are asked at each appointment I’ve had with my neurologist. I always think about my answer, as it alw ... Read on »
Day 22: Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia, Part 2 by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Although Parkinson’s disease is widely known as a movement disorder, people are becoming well aware that it can (and does) include dementia along with its already too long ... Read on »
Day 21: Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia, Part 1 by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I had a reader ask the question: “Why is there never any commnets on Parkinson’s dementia? It is very real and 40% of Parkinson’s patients deal with it.” So I began to ... Read on »