Warrior Success Stories

Tim MacMillan

Hometown: North Oxford, MA

Age Diagnosed with Parkinson’s: 46

“…next month will be 5 years and have been going to all classes faithfully!”

P4P Warrior Tim MacMillan

What are your symptoms?

I have hand tremors, dystonia and I suffer from retropulsion.

How did you hear about Punches 4 Parkinson’s (P4P)?

DopaFit Parkinson’s Movement Center

How important do you feel it is to stay physically active while living with Parkinson’s?

Very important

How has training with P4P impacted your symptoms?

With training, I can now go two to three days with no tremors.

Have you ever boxed before P4P?

No, but I started at DopaFit Parkinson’s Movement Center about 5 years ago and have been going to classes faithfully ever since!

Besides for training your body, how else does the organization support you?

They offer Webinars and ZOOM events.

What does the organization mean to you, and how has it impacted your life?

The organization has given me CAMARADERIE, HOPE, OPTIMISM and POSITIVITY!

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