UPBEAT Forum/Blog


UPBEAT Forum/Blog

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4th August 2017 2:31 pm

I wonder why it is that young people with Parkinson's don't join the UPBEAT group in their area?

4th August 2017 2:30 pm

Do others with Parkinson's feel hotter than they used to?  I think my thermometer has re-set itself as I really do feel hotter than I used to and I don't think it is down to menopause...

4th August 2017 2:29 pm

Our Facebook page is parkinsonsnz


4th August 2017 2:26 pm

There have been some great news stories from our Divisions in papers around the country in the last few weeks.  

A number of members have generously shared their stories. 

4th August 2017 2:26 pm

The December issue of the UPBEAT Newsletter is now available online. 

4th August 2017 2:24 pm


When did “IT” arrive?  I was 51 years old, mother of two, wife of one, active and healthy, starting up a new business . . . . but having trouble writing and...

20th July 2017 12:48 pm

Day 1 of the UPBEAT weekend for people with early-onset Parkinson's has been awesome! Tara Martin spoke about a new physiotherapy for people with Parkinson's, LSVT BIG. John Parsons...

3rd November 2010 11:40 am

I know you can’t get on with everyone in this world, but I think it is really important that you get on with your health professionals.  Being able to relate to them (and them to you)...