Voyage 12 10 2020

Parkinson’s Disease is a movement disorder which usually affects older people, but can be detected in people under 50.  Lilllian O Carroll was diagnosed when she was 41 with YOPD or Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease.  Dr Hanan Khalil, one of the leading physiotherapists from Jordan joins us on the phone to share how important it is to stay active, stay positive and to dance!  Marianna and Pat Flood are also guests in the studio, they share how they’ve lived well with Parkinson’s disease for over twenty years by keeping a positive outlook.  Music choices include the Bee Gees and Dusty Springfield.