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The Music and Movement of People with Parkinson’s Disease

Participants of Dance for People with Parkinson's Disease

By Stephanie Kim

February 24, 2014

Gretchen Potter was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 39 — the earliest onset of Parkinson’s disease Carle Foundation Hospital had witnessed at that time. Now, at the age of 66, she said she has found a way to forget she has Parkinson’s at all.  On the third Friday of every mon...