Overcoming MS, Parkinson's, Stroke, Diabetes, Heart Disease – much more!
"There is this attitude shift--a sense of myself as a strong person and presence; like I'm not a person to mess with."
Mary came into class literally glowing and looking different as she sat in her electric-powered chair. Mary has Cerebral Palsy, and previously she was kind of scrunched down in her chair and tilted over to the side. She…Continue
Added by Anna York on May 25, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Heaven & Earth is a great movement for Parkinson's, alternately stretching out each side of the body.
Marcella had early onset of Parkinson’s at age 42. She came to a presentation I was giving on my recovery from MS, and she…Continue
Added by Anna York on May 18, 2012 at 3:00am — No Comments
I’m sure you know several people who have some type of heart disease. I certainly do, and I know from watching their struggles that it’s no fun. For example, my beautiful mother-in-law GG (glorious grandma), shown in the picture above, had heart trouble for many years, ultimately having a pacemaker inserted to…Continue
Added by Anna York on May 10, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
If you can breathe, you can participate!
When I was first developing a Qigong program for a rehabilitation hospital in Chicago, I discussed with the sponsoring doctor the range of conditions and abilities that could benefit from my Qigong classes. I recalled…Continue
Added by Anna York on May 3, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments