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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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Keep On Keeping On by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health First it was this, then it was that and we finally knew it was PD when the doctor gave me his final diagnosis I was at the young age of just 43.   Twi ... Read on »
YOU… by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I received this from a new PD friend awhile ago. It speaks for itself and you will be encouraged. Thanks, T., for the wonderful gift. ~Sherri   Hi Sherri, ... Read on »
American Recall Center: A Great Resource by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health As the journey with Parkinson's continues, often the use of prescription medications and treatments grows. While these treatments are necessary to help maintain quality ... Read on »
When Parkinson’s Is Getting the Best of Me by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health when i am older and parkinson's wants the best of me, remember that i loved German chocolate cake make one and feed it to me.   when i am older a ... Read on »
Is Your Spouse Pretending? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health There has been concern regarding the “made-up” stories of someone having Parkinson's disease. What I mean is this – I have heard that some people with PD have been told b ... Read on »
Friday’s Funnies… WARNING!!! by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health DO NOT wash your hair in the shower!! It's so good to finally get a health warning that is useful!!! IT INVOLVES THE SHAMPOO WHEN IT RUNS DOWN YOUR BODY WH ... Read on »
Survey Says: Your Experience As A Patient with DBS by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Recently, I posed a survey on patients with Parkinson's who had DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation). My reason for doing this was two fold. Number one, I wanted to diffuse any ... Read on »
Do Not Be Afraid by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health     The post appeared first on . Read on »
For Those In Need of A Laugh by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health     The post appeared first on . Read on »
A Must Watch by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Sometimes our disabilities strive to defeat us, but that can only happen if we grant them permission. Sure, we may lose many abilities, but in our minds, our hearts, we ca ... Read on »
Just for Fun by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health (below) hahahahahah…       The post appeared first on . Read on »
Think Big! by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I was put on the trail of a physical therapy program by one of our Parkinson's Journey Facebook group members this morning. The trail traveled: LSVT's Think Big Physical ... Read on »
A Dragon vs. Little Monster by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health One thing. Really, just one thing. Growing up, I felt like I had one thing I was good at. My handwriting. Dumb, I know. But true. In third grade, I learned to ... Read on »
Grieving Over the Loss of You by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Gayle's Bakery. The place for a decadent, warm, flaky authentic French Chocolatine or a warm, flaky , mouth-watering Croissant d'Amande. The best. I now think I am ver ... Read on »
What is Parkinson’s Disease? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health     The post appeared first on . Read on »
The Importance of Water by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health And now, this important reminder from SPARKPEOPLE … Is water important? Well let’s see, other than making up 50%-60% of our bodies, regulating body temperature, ... Read on »
Here, In this Place by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health There is a pair of yellow flip-flops on the front of a blue t-shirt. Below them: “Life is good”. Some days, life is good. Other days, overwhelming. Yet from ... Read on »
Living with PD: Putting On Our Pants by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I had a shower this morning and proceeded to get dressed. My husband had already left for work and so I pulled on my blue pants that I wear when I volunteer at the hospit ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Disease Associated with Higher Melanoma Risk by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health This is just in last night via the Parkinson's Disease Foundation. GIve yourself a gift this Christmas and get a skin check up. It might be the best gift you'll get… Pe ... Read on »
Brain Food by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I was researching food that is good for your brain for some reason (most likely PD related) at some time and tonight found my notes (and I wasn't even looking for them!) ... Read on »