Viv Mackay

Recumbent tricycle is an excellent exercise option for Parkinson’s sufferers

This cyclist diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease is inspiring others to ride recumbent tricycles. “I’ve decided I’m going to darn well do what I can do to stay on top of it, which is basically cycling and exercising. Although you could say I’m fighting it, I recognize that it’s a degenerative disease, and you can’t win. You can just try to modify it.” says Viv Mackay.

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Annette is a fundraising consultant whose husband was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s. Annette found a team of scientists working on a technology she thinks can stop Parkinson's. She was then able to raise funding for the project from multiple financial donors. And that's how Stop Parkinson's was born.

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