“Parkinson’s will not stop me!” – Ian’s story

We all have our stories, all different in numerous ways, yet all circle around our common uniting unwanted friend, Parkinson’s. For the purpose of this story, I want to share a piece of my diagnosis story with you. I broke my wrist a number of years ago. When I...

Heatwave Advice

People living with Parkinson’s are more at risk of heat-related illnesses. This risk is higher if we live alone or take some types of medicines. The signs that we are becoming too hot, or dehydrated (low on fluid), can be hard to spot sometimes. Some medicines might...
The Hot Weather Continues This Week

The Hot Weather Continues This Week

This week sees the hot and dry weather continue across Ireland as high pressure remains in charge, with many stations across Ireland reaching heatwave criteria. Met Éireann has issued a nationwide Yellow High Temperature warning, as well as an Orange High Temperature...

Radio coverage during Parkinson’s awarenesss month

April was Parkinson’s awareness month and EOPD.ie was very active and vocal in raising awareness for Parkinson’s and in particular living with early-onset Parkinson’s. Follow the links below to listen to two of the radio interviews that happened with...