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'Attempts to get back to normal are not proving straightforward'

16 August 2021
'Attempts to get back to normal are not proving straightforward'

'Attempts to get back to normal are not proving straightforward'

16 August 2021

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker on coming to terms with the world post-lockdown


'Putting myself through a testing time for brain surgery chance'

17 May 2021
'Putting myself through a testing time for brain surgery chance'

'Putting myself through a testing time for brain surgery chance'

17 May 2021

The Indie's Parkinality columnist Julie Walker is hoping to have deep brain stimulation in her battle with Parkinson's disease


'I'd love to be able to get stuck into Edible Book Day in 2022'

11 April 2021
'I'd love to be able to get stuck into Edible Book Day in 2022'

'I'd love to be able to get stuck into Edible Book Day in 2022'

11 April 2021

How year in lockdown, taking 7,280 tablets with a lack of exercise and social interaction, has affected Indie columnist Julie Walker's Parkinson's.


Parkinality: The Hokey Cokey that is lockdown life has left everybody a bit shaken

29 November 2020
Parkinality: The Hokey Cokey that is lockdown life has left everybody a bit shaken

Parkinality: The Hokey Cokey that is lockdown life has left everybody a bit shaken

29 November 2020

The Indie's Parkinality columnist Julie Walker chooses her personal highlight, challenge and lowlight from a very different 2020


Parkinality: Getting the support you need and exercise in these tough times is vital

19 October 2020
Parkinality: Getting the support you need and exercise in these tough times is vital

Parkinality: Getting the support you need and exercise in these tough times is vital

19 October 2020

Julie Walker on how to get support and exercise when living with Parkinson's disease during the coronavirus pandemic


Parkinality: 'Thanks to those who helped out when we ate out'

25 September 2020
Parkinality: 'Thanks to those who helped out when we ate out'

Parkinality: 'Thanks to those who helped out when we ate out'

25 September 2020

Julie Walker, who lives with Parkinson's disease, reflects on her Eat Out to Help Out experiences, including a cocktail incident at Peach


Why our decision to venture out after 19 weeks in self-isolation was a good shout

13 July 2020
Why our decision to venture out after 19 weeks in self-isolation was a good shout

Why our decision to venture out after 19 weeks in self-isolation was a good shout

13 July 2020

Julie Walker writes a column for the Bishop's Stortford Independent called Parkinality, about living with early onset Parkinson's disease.


Parkinality: 'I've been making Christmas cards – it's time to get out'

22 June 2020
Parkinality: 'I've been making Christmas cards – it's time to get out'

Parkinality: 'I've been making Christmas cards – it's time to get out'

22 June 2020

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker on trying to emerge from lockdown - and how a light-up walking stick has helped her work out social distancing


Parkinality: I'll do the Time Warp again, but I'd rather not have to repeat lockdown

04 May 2020
Parkinality: I'll do the Time Warp again, but I'd rather not have to repeat lockdown

Parkinality: I'll do the Time Warp again, but I'd rather not have to repeat lockdown

04 May 2020

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker on doing her best Rocky Horror dance and the challenges living with Parkinson's disease during lockdown


The dangers of coronavirus and challenges of staying at home as a Parkinson's disease sufferer

17 April 2020
The dangers of coronavirus and challenges of staying at home as a Parkinson's disease sufferer

The dangers of coronavirus and challenges of staying at home as a Parkinson's disease sufferer

17 April 2020

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker enters her eighth week in self-isolation and reveals how she has downgraded her daily objective to making toast.


Video gives a Parkinson's insight - minus my pink unicorn

29 November 2019
Video gives a Parkinson's insight - minus my pink unicorn

Video gives a Parkinson's insight - minus my pink unicorn

29 November 2019

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker has made a video to show how Parkinson's disease affects everyday life


Julie's spreading awareness of Parkinson's through poetry

18 August 2019
Julie's spreading awareness of Parkinson's through poetry

Julie's spreading awareness of Parkinson's through poetry

18 August 2019

First there was the blog, then the Indie column... now Stortford's Julie Walker has had The Parkinality Poetry Book published


Parkinality columnist Julie Walker switching off (and on again)

05 April 2019
Parkinality columnist Julie Walker switching off (and on again)

Parkinality columnist Julie Walker switching off (and on again)

05 April 2019

Watch Julie Walker's video as she captures what it is like when Parkinson's disease causes her to 'switch off' during a shopping trip


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