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    People affected by Parkinson's have told us that the more they know about Parkinson's, the more they feel in control of life with the condition. We share new videos every week - showing what real life with Parkinson’s is like - and bring you the latest advances in research. Show less
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  • What is Parkinson's? Play all

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    • Early onset Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 3 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 18,742 views
      Shamsa is a 29-year old young mum with Parkinson's. In this six-part series, she talks about what having the condition has meant for her and her family.

      Shamsa talks about religion and Parkinson'...
    • Eating with Parkinson's - Duration: 2 minutes, 51 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 17,305 views
      Caz's relationship with food and finances has changed since being diagnosed. What's changed for you?

      My Parkinson's - Now vs 2 years ago https://youtu.be/b10k9giHp_Y
      Asking my sons to help me arou...
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    • People over the world talk about their Parkinson's | #UniteForParkinsons - Duration: 8 minutes, 15 seconds.

      • 6 months ago
      • 21,863 views
      Millions of people around the globe are living with Parkinson’s right now. We asked them to show us what Parkinson's truly is. Here's what we learned.

      Help to show the rest of the world the meani...
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    • Living alone with Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 10 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 4,263 views
      Paul makes sure he does something everyday - and isn't afraid to ask strangers for help. How do you tell new people about your Parkinson's?

      Paul talks about how he writes with Parkinson's https://...
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    • Starting a new relationship with Parkinson's - Duration: 2 minutes, 17 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 4,870 views
      Parkinson's can sometimes make new relationships difficult. Emma and Shram talk about how they dealt with the condition at the beginning of theirs.

      Finding a partner with Parkinson's https://youtu...
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    • Hiding my Parkinson's from my wife - Duration: 2 minutes, 42 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 4,212 views
      Paul is used to fighting in Karate - but spent the first year hiding his Parkinson's from his wife. Here he talks about how things got better after telling her.

      Telling my boss about my Parkinson'...
    • Speech and Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 23 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 3,472 views
      Phil and Caz host a weekly two hour show, live on their local station. It's very rewarding, but monitoring their speech levels and keeping their energy up can be a challenge.

      My sons help me on a ...
    • Emma Lawton | Telling my boss about my Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 9,545 views
      Emma is a creative director and needs to be able to win over clients quickly - so she tells people about her Parkinson's straight away, including her bosses.

      Planning your life around Parkinson's ...
    • Parkinson's freezing - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 7,031 views
      Freezing and memory loss sometimes get in the way when Ron is working on his farm. Do you ever experience freezing? What helps you get moving again?

      Ron's wife talks about being a carer https://yo...
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    • Finding love with Parkinson's - Duration: 2 minutes, 47 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 867 views
      Kris and his daughter discuss why he's never got remarried and why finding a partner might be tricky when you have Parkinson's. What's your experience with dating and Parkinson's been like?

      How I ...
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    • Benefits and Parkinson's - Duration: 2 minutes, 44 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 3,135 views
      Janet relies on her specially built car to help get around with Parkinson's. But she nearly lost the car after the government stopped her mobility allowance.

      Caz talks about benefits https://youtu...
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    • Helping to find a cure for Parkinson's - Duration: 2 minutes, 56 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 1,212 views
      Karen completed a recent trial looking at whether a diabetes drug may help people with Parkinson’s. What would you do to help the search for better treatments?

      Doing something to help others https...
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    • How can we cure Parkinson's? - Duration: 18 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 86,569 views
      What are the most promising potential treatments for Parkinson's? Professor Peter Jenner at Kings College London gives a unique overview of the science which offers the potential for a cure or bett...
    • Parkinson's Clinical Trials: What's Getting Better - Duration: 59 minutes.

      • Streamed 11 months ago
      • 1,877 views
      Hear how we’re changing the face of clinical trials for the better. This lecture focusses on the Critical Path for Parkinson’ - an international initiative that was established and is now led by Pa...
    • A cure for Parkinson's: Overcoming the blood brain barrier - Duration: 33 minutes.

      • 4 years ago
      • 95,520 views
      Professor Matthew Wood explains how his team is harnessing cutting-edge technology to cross the physical barrier between the bloodstream and the brain - bringing us a step closer to a cure.

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    • Are there different types of Parkinson's? - Duration: 26 minutes.

      • 3 years ago
      • 49,656 views
      Dr Michelle Hu from University of Oxford discusses identifying different 'types' of Parkinson's, which may respond very differently to the new treatments that are currently being developed.

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    • Tests for tailored Parkinson’s treatments - Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes.

      • Streamed 6 months ago
      • 1,260 views
      Here's your chance to catch up on the latest Parkinson's research as Dr Simon Stott and Professor Oliver Bandmann talk about simple tests that promise to turn Parkinson’s treatment on its head.

      I...
    • How early can Parkinson's be diagnosed? - Duration: 28 minutes.

      • 3 years ago
      • 21,671 views
      Dr Alistair Noyce from UCL discusses the possibility of diagnosing Parkinson's at the earliest possible stage - when we'll have the chance to slow or even stop the condition in its tracks.

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    • Can Parkinson's be slowed with GDNF treatment? - Duration: 24 minutes.

      • 4 years ago
      • 12,819 views
      Dr Alan Whone from Frenchay Hospital in Bristol talks about a clinical trial testing whether a drug called GDNF has the potential to slow the course of Parkinson's, something no current treatment c...
    • Can we prevent falls in Parkinson's? - Duration: 31 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 5,106 views
      Can we prevent falls in Parkinson's? Dr Emily Henderson talks about her groundbreaking clinical trial. The results suggest that a drug previously used for dementia could help to prevent falls in Pa...
    • Why does Parkinson's affect swallowing? - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 5,305 views
      Dr Emilia Michou at The University of Manchester explains why many people with Parkinson's find it difficult to swallow, and what science she is doing to improve the situation.

      Fighting pain in Pa...
    • Curing Parkinson's by transplanting cells - Duration: 18 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 7,560 views
      The ability to make stem cells into other types of cells has huge potential for treating Parkinson's. Professor Roger Barker at the University of Cambridge explains why his study is helping to move...
    • Do some families have hereditary Parkinson's? - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 1,980 views
      Professor John Hardy at the UCL Institute of Neurology tells us what he has learnt from studying a family in America who have hereditary Parkinson's.

      Is Parkinson's hereditary? https://youtu.be/T...
    • Can we cure Parkinson's by understanding mitochondria? - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 1,668 views
      Dr Heather Mortiboys from the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience discusses the power of mitochondria (your cell's energy packs) and their importance in current Parkinson’s science.
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  • Top tips for living with Parkinson's Play all

    • 21 Minutes of Parkinson's Tips - Duration: 21 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 30,376 views
      Having Parkinson's in your life can be daunting. We asked people for their top tips for living with it.

      We upload a new Parkinson's vid every week. Subscribe here http://bit.ly/ParkinsonsUKYouTube...
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    • Understanding Parkinson's better - Duration: 2 minutes, 57 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 840 views
      Knowledge is power! People with Parkinson's share how good quality information has taken away their fears and helped them make choices. For more tips about how to feel in control of life with Parki...
    • Telling friends and family about my Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 47 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 1,944 views
      How do you tell people you have Parkinson's? People share how helpful their friends and family have been. For more tips about how to feel in control of life with Parkinson's http://www.parkinsons.o...
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    • Thinking positively about Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 3 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 4,180 views
      People with Parkinson's say a positive attitude can really help - but how can you manage the bad days too? For more tips about how to feel in control of life with Parkinson's http://www.parkinsons....
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    • 30 ways to stay active with Parkinson's - Duration: 99 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 4,030 views
      Everyone needs a hobby! People with Parkinson's talk about the things they love doing - hobbies they already enjoy and new ones too! For more tips about how to feel in control of life with Parkinso...
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    • Planning your life around Parkinson's - Duration: 4 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 3,003 views
      How can you keep doing all the things you want to do? People with Parkinson's talk about finding ways to work around the condition. For more tips about how to feel in control of life with Parkinson...
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    • Being affected by Parkinson's doesn't stop you helping others - Duration: 3 minutes, 46 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 1,214 views
      "I think we're here to be useful to people." People with Parkinson's discuss why it's important to share skills, help others and be recognised in their communities. For more tips about how to feel ...
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    • Physiotherapy and Parkinson's - Duration: 72 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 3,357 views
      Physiotherapy can help with many aspects of Parkinson's. Carole talks about how she and her physiotherapist Fiona use exercise to improve daily life with Parkinson's.

      For more information on how t...
    • Managing hidden Parkinson's symptoms (full lecture) - Duration: 22 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 15,128 views
      There is very little existing data about non-motor symptoms for Parkinson's. Yet things like depression, anxiety and constipation can cause more distress to people with Parkinson's than more visibl...
    • How much should I eat with Parkinson’s? - Duration: 60 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 3,082 views
      Physiotherapist Dr Julie Jones and Christine Proctor, who has Parkinson's, explain how best to manage diet, nutrition and medication with Parkinson's.

      Why does Parkinson's affect swallowing? https...
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    • Managing mental health and Parkinson's - Duration: 3 minutes, 12 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 645 views
      Gary opens up about living with anxiety and Parkinson's, with a guest appearance from Teal the dog.

      How I ran 10,000 miles with Parkinson's https://youtu.be/bolmS5FS4HA
      Subscribe for a new Parki...
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