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Author: Michael J Fox
Publisher: Oxford : Isis, 2011.
Series: Isis large print
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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"For everything Parkinson's has taken, something with greater value has been given - sometimes just a marker that points me in a new direction that I might not otherwise have travelled. So sure, it may be one step forward and two steps back, but after a time with this disease, I've learned that what is important is making that one step count - always looking up."Struck with Parkinson's - a debilitating, degenerative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Biography
Named Person: Michael J Fox; Michael J Fox
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Fox
ISBN: 9780753195758 0753195755 9780753195741 0753195747
OCLC Number: 710818544
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 312 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Contents: "For everything Parkinson's has taken, something with greater value has been given --
sometimes just a marker that points me in a new direction that I might not otherwise have travelled. So sure, it may be one step forward and two steps back, but after a time with this disease, I've learned that what is important is making that one step count --
always looking up."Struck with Parkinson's --
a debilitating, degenerative disease --
at the height of his fame, Michael J. Fox has taken what some might consider cause for depression and turned it into a beacon of hope for millions. He writes with warmth, humour and incredible honesty about the journey he has undertaken since he came to terms with his condition.
Series Title: Isis large print
Responsibility: Michael J. Fox.

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"For everything Parkinson's has taken, something with greater value has been given - sometimes just a marker that points me in a new direction that I might not otherwise have travelled. So sure, it may be one step forward and two steps back, but after a time with this disease, I've learned that what is important is making that one step count - always looking up."Struck with Parkinson's - a debilitating, degenerative disease - at the height of his fame, Michael J. Fox has taken what some might consider cause for depression and turned it into a beacon of hope for millions. He writes with warmth, humour and incredible honesty about the journey he has undertaken since he came to terms with his condition.

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