YOPD

I would like to introduce you to Carl Beech – an  Author, keynote speaker, leadership consultant, broadcaster and entrepreneur. Carl is already been a CEO of a number of charities and in addition to being experienced in campaigning, brings new energy and ideas to Spotlight YOPD.
Having a chronic condition can give you a new perspective on life and how you chose to live. Gaynor Edwards - our current CEO - shares her own perspective and reason for passing on the baton.
Our CEO reflects on a decade since her diagnosis.
YOPD hits prime time TV in a five part drama on Bank Holiday Monday - August 29, 2022.
Specialist Parkinson Physiotherapists Maria Lewis and Sally Tawhai explain why the best exercise for YOPD does not involve mindless hours on a treadmill but something demanding effort - that can fully engage both brain and body.
Ahead of the debate, Parkinson’s UK briefed members of the House of Lords about the challenges our community face in accessing health services that are vital to managing the range of Parkinson’s symptoms.
Kathrynne Holden looks at nutritious and varied meal plans that are great for the whole body.
In this webinar, our YOPD Council members discuss how understanding your mental and physical limitations with Parkinson’s can improve your quality of life.
A Parkinson’s expert and a person with the condition discuss why gait impairment can “profoundly affect everyday life” – and how to manage the symptoms.