By John M. Vine
“John Vine says he wrote this e-book for those who were newly clinically determined with Parkinson’s ailment. good, i used to be clinically determined 24 years in the past, and that i nonetheless discovered whatever new on each page.”—Michael Kinsley, self-importance reasonable columnist and writer of Old Age: A Beginner’s Guide
Here is the ebook 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 advisor written from the patient’s viewpoint. counting on his reports during the last 12 years, John writes knowledgeably approximately all elements of the affliction. John additionally interviewed different Parkinson’s sufferers and their companions, whose tales and recommendation he contains in the course of the book.
“I want we’d had John Vine’s e-book while my brother-in-law used to be clinically determined. The ebook is very informative, unflinchingly sincere, and reassuringly confident. It’s simply what the healthcare professional must have ordered.”—Cokie Roberts, best-selling writer and political commentator on ABC information and NPR
“John Vine info, in a compelling and obtainable means, his event with Parkinson’s ailment. His booklet is a unprecedented consultant to dwelling effectively with Parkinson’s, and a needs to learn for all who are looking to higher comprehend the situation. even though clinically determined with Parkinson’s, my father lived an lively and effective existence till his loss of life at age ninety four. because the publication makes transparent, whereas each one patient’s trip is exclusive, universal ways are critical in treating the indications of the disease.”—Eric H. Holder, Jr. served because the 82nd lawyer common of the us from 2009 to 2015
“John Vine has written the easiest primer I’ve ever learn for newly clinically determined Parkinson’s sufferers and their households. It is helping them take care of the surprise of analysis, provides them (jargon-free) the clinical fundamentals they should be aware of, describes the indications they might adventure (making transparent that each case is varied) and catalogs the assets on hand to navigate residing with Parkinson’s. John humanizes the e-book through describing his personal adventure and that of twenty-two different sufferers and their companions. I’d urge each neurologist to have copies of Vine’s primer available to assist new PD on their trip forward.”—Morton Kondracke, writer of Saving Milly: Love, Politics and Parkinson’s Disease 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, especially, worthy. considering John Vine has PD, he speaks with nice authority in regards to the demanding situations, either actual and mental. when you have Parkinson’s, dwell with anyone who has it, or simply understand a person scuffling with the sickness, A Parkinson’s Primer is for you.”—Lesley Stahl, award-winning tv journalist at the CBS information application 60 Minutes
“This is a impressive booklet describing the non-public studies of a lot of persons, together with the writer, residing with Parkinson’s illness. It captures the truth that even supposing there are numerous attainable indicators during this ailment, every body stories varied indicators and copes with them in numerous methods. The considerate and insightful reviews and coping ideas will be precious for people with PD, and their companions, whatever the degree of the disease.”—Stephen Grill, MD, PhD, Director of the Parkinson’s & circulation issues middle of Maryland
John M. Vine is a legal professional at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, DC, the place he's the senior member and previous head of the firm’s worker advantages workforce. He used to be clinically determined with Parkinson’s in 2004.