One of Parkinson’s News Today’s columnists, Samantha Felder, was diagnosed with PD when she was in her very early 20s. It was a shock for her — and her parents. In this flash briefing, you can hear how having a daughter diagnosed with young-onset PD affected Samantha’s dad, Craig Barbian.
Samantha’s column is called ‘Embrace the Shake’. Have you read it? What do you think? How would you feel if someone in your life was diagnosed with PD in their 20s? If you yourself were diagnosed at young age, what has that been like for you?