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DBS A Patient Guide to Deep Brain Stimulation

DBS A Patient Guide to Deep Brain Stimulation

DBS A Patient Guide to Deep Brain Stimulation by DBS experts Sierra Farris, PAC and Monique Giroux, MD distill a high tech brain surgery into understandable terms for every reader. This guide offers a wealth of information whether new to DBS or already living with DBS. More info →
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Alter Your Course – Parkinson’s The Early Years

Alter Your Course – Parkinson’s The Early Years

Alter Your Course is written to give you the guidance, support and confidence you need to influence your future and alter the course of your life with Parkinson’s disease. “You have Parkinson’s disease.” Hearing these words for the first time changes everything. A normal reaction to the diagnosis is to question, “what changes are in store for me, how will this affect my future, or can I do anything that will make a difference in how I feel or progress .” More info →
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The Every Victory Counts® Program: Essential Information and Inspiration for a Lifetime of Wellness

The Every Victory Counts® Program: Essential Information and Inspiration for a Lifetime of Wellness

Unique in the world of Parkinson’s resources, the Every Victory Counts manual gives people living with Parkinson’s – and their caregivers and family members – the tools they need to take control of their own Parkinson’s treatment through a proactive approach to self-care. More info →
Life With A Battery-Operated Brain: A Patient’s Guide to Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease

Life With A Battery-Operated Brain: A Patient’s Guide to Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease

Sierra Farris is a contributing author on the subject of physiology and programming deep brain stimulators. Jackie Hunt Christensen's personal account with deep brain stimulation provides insights from the patient perspective rarely discussed in such personal details that include science and medical fact. More info →
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Navigating Life with Parkinson Disease (Neurology Now Books)

Navigating Life with Parkinson Disease (Neurology Now Books)

Sierra Farris is a contributing author on the subject of deep brain stimulation. This book is a guide for anyone affected by Parkinson's disease--patients, caregivers, family members, and friends. Containing the most up-to-date information on the disease, one of the most common neurological disorders, it discusses the available treatments and provides practical advice on how to manage the disease in the long term. More info →
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More than a Mountain: Our Leap of Faith

More than a Mountain: Our Leap of Faith

Follow Sierra Farris along an amazing story of hope, courage and inspiration that will bring words of encouragement to the lives of so many that live with Parkinson's disease and Multiple Sclerosis. This book is invaluable to our neurology community and the families impacted by a chronic neurological medical condition. The stories brought tears, laughs, joy and moments of sincere compassion and reminds us anything is possible, even when living with a neurological condition. You will find personal accounts experienced on the mountain by Dr. Monique Giroux and PA Sierra Farris with a team of 29 climbers facing the challenge of a life-time. More info →
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