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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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If You Have Parkinson’s Disease: Here’s A Drug that Could Kill You by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health For some time, it has been known that Haldol (Haloperidol) is one drug that should be avoided by people who have Parkinson's disease. It amazes me that conferences I hav ... Read on »
Gifts for People with Parkinson’s Disease and Other Health Monsters – Christmas 2013... by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health For the past three years, I have compiled a list of ideas for giving gifts to people with Parkinson's disease. It's been a fairly popular post and so this year, I'm co ... Read on »
The Michael J Fox Show by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I was just discussing this topic yesterday with a new friend. The Michael J Fox Show and how we didn't care for it. She didn't give it two weeks. I didn't give it three. ... Read on »
Survey/Research by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Hi PJ readers… I am doing some research for an article on people who have had DBS – if you'd be willing to answer some questions via email, let me know. Your response ... Read on »
Overcoming Little Monster by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I don't feel very good.   My stomach feels nauseous because my head hurts, and my head hurts because I can't stop gritting my teeth, which only ad ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Disease and It’s Ongoing Chemical Warfare by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health An article appeared on a Facebook post one evening a little while back, in regards to a study conducted by researchers as to the link between PD and a common organic conta ... Read on »
Just A Life or An Abundant Life? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The post Just A Life or An Abundant Life? appeared first on Parkinson's Journey . Read on »
Ever feel this way? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health     The post Ever feel this way? appeared first on Parkinson's Journey . Read on »
I Will Fear No More by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health the dark of the night in the valley of the shadows of this disease i will fear   nothing     though it surrounds me invisible rel ... Read on »
Bad Words, Bad Words, Bad Words by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I wrote this a bit ago, but thought you might like a laugh today…   I am usually not one to look down on people who use bad words. 'Swear' words. I don't myself do ... Read on »
Comfort In the All-Consuming by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Sometimes, this thing called Parkinson's disease can feel like deep waters pulling us down swallowimg us up.   Sometimes, this illness – ... Read on »
Helping Them Help Us by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health As I sit here and wonder what it will be like in ten years, fighting the fight against Parkinson's disease since the age of 32, I wonder: What will it be like – for me? Fo ... Read on »
What Are You Facing? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health A rendition of Psalm 28 The Lord is our light, guiding us on this journey of life with… Parkinson's disease. Or maybe for you, it's cancer. MS. Crone's disease. Depr ... Read on »
A Duck Lesson by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health If this is what is known as the empty nest syndrome, is there some way to get those independent, fine feathery chicks to fly back home? Is this part of ‘letting go’ and h ... Read on »
Recap: 2013 HOPE Conference, Spokane by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health I've had a number of people ask about the conference I attended in mid-September. It was put on by the Northwest Parkinson's Foundation and was held in Spokane, Washingto ... Read on »
A Parkie’s Prose by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health My brain doesn’t work the way I want it to I forget most everything But I’m thankful to have enough of my brain To remember at least a little something My muscle ... Read on »
A Burden or A Blessing? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health My husband and I have entered a new season in life a few years back, which included renovating a mobile home, and I journaledd it on my personal blogsite (www.sherriwoodb ... Read on »
Review: The New Parkinson’s Central App from National Parkinson’s Foundation by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health The National Parkinson's Foundation has become a part of the App circle with their recent “Parkinson's Central” App, available through iTunes.   Parkinson's Cen ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Stinks by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Parkinson's stinks. That is all I have to say.   Every aspect of it stinks.   Okay, I am a Christian. I believe what the Bible says in that God works all t ... Read on »
Special: Kari Knox Marrs by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Originally posted on April 17, 2010 We all have burdens to bare… thanks be to God that we are not left to bare them alone. If your world is shaking toda ... Read on »