|About the Book|
Internationally renowned as both a neurologist and a leading researcher, Dr. Okun has been referred to as, the voice of the Parkinsons disease patient. He has an international following on the National Parkinson Foundations Ask the DoctorMoreInternationally renowned as both a neurologist and a leading researcher, Dr. Okun has been referred to as, the voice of the Parkinsons disease patient. He has an international following on the National Parkinson Foundations Ask the Doctor web-forum. His many books and internet blog posts are brimming with up-to date and extremely practical information. He has a talent for infusing his readers with positivity and optimism. In his current book, he unmasks the important secrets applicable to every Parkinsons disease patient. For some sufferers the secrets have translated into walking again, for others they have restored voices, and for many they have resulted in the lifting of a depression, anxiety and desperation cloud. There isnt any joking with Dr. Okun about the 10 Secrets for a Happier Life in Parkinsons disease. This book is a critical resource for Parkinsons disease patients and families from around the world who speak different languages, but suffer from very similar and often disabling symptoms. -Muhammad Ali The book addresses current Parkinsons disease issues and also details emerging therapies (DBS, stem cells, vaccines, gene therapy, optogenetics). Okun masterfully breaks down all of the science into an easy to follow and pleasurable reading experience. Parkinsons Treatment: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life is available in over 20 language translations, and also in an audio version. Dr. Okun has truly helped thousands of Parkinsons disease patients and families discover the core values necessary to achieve happiness despite living with a chronic disease.