Living with Parkinson's: Terry's story


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Season 5 Episode 8

Terry was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease when he was 59. 8 years after his diagnosis, he and daughter Vicki talk about how the illness has changed their lives, individually and as a family, the strains and losses that come with living with a progressive disease and how it also has the potential to bring people closer together.

Help and support:

Parkinson’s UK

Samaritans 116 123 (24 hours)

NHS information about Parkinson’s

Carers UK

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Main theme:

Title: Nancy

Author: Grimo (


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Title: "Light Thought Variation 3"

Author: Kevin MacLeod


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