Caring for Aging Parents — Fighting Back

Boxing with Dad

“Jab, hook, jab, hook,” the trainer would yell out this pattern, then another, and another. We were having a blast working our tails off boxing. Yes, boxing. Rock Steady Boxing is an amazing program for people with Parkinson’s. My dad saw a story by Lesley Stahl about how boxing helps people with Parkinson’s live better and longer. He had me watch it that same day, and the next day I was on the phone calling boxing…



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Kathi Wells Macomber

We are full time RVing. We hope to see 49 state in the next few years. I am writing about our adventures as well as my time as a caregiver for my father.