A window into Parkinson’s

A window into Parkinson’s

Never willing to miss an opportunity to shine a light on Parkinson’s we have found a shop in Bandon that is happy for us to use the windows to decorate and display information during the Christmas season. Our Parkinson’s Christmas carol scene will have past and present achievements and future goals. What a great way…

UCC Covid-19 and PD survey

UCC are conducting an online survey on the impact of Covid-19 on non-motor aspects of Parkinson’s Disease. Is the COVID-19 pandemic and current lockdowns impacting your Parkinson’s symptoms? Please take the online short survey HERE (or click on picture below) to help us understand more. Any questions please contact the team on PDSTUDY@ucc.ie

Runner from Cork raises nearly €5k for Parkinson’s Ireland

Runner and Corkman, Keelin Skillington has raised nearly €5k for Parkinson’s Ireland by running a solo marathon in Glanmire. Keelin has a particular interest in Parkinson’s as his grandfather lives with the condition. He completed his marathon in 3 hours 30 mins, shattering his 4 hour target. Keelin got air time on Cork’s 96FM and…

Cork physio takes classes online to support people with Parkinson’s

Cork physio takes classes online to support people with Parkinson’s

Chartered physiotherapist Conor O’Mullane has moved his special exercise classes for people with Parkinson’s online to ensure they can continue to slow the progress of their condition during the Covid-19 lockdown. Mr O’Mullane developed a special interest in Parkinson’s through his father-in-law who was diagnosed nearly 15 years ago. He is now using Zoom from…