What Parkinson's Taught Me

At TEDx Square Mile, Emma touched on 10 things Parkinson’s has taught her about life, herself and other people to show how being diagnosed has been the making of her, leaving her grateful rather than hopeless. She showed us how to reassess our own lives, switch up the positivity, stop sweating the small stuff and learn things in the process. She also showed us how even in the darkest times there’s always something to giggle at.

Emma is Head of Creative at SPIXII (an insurance startup), an author and speaker, and was recently featured in the BBC2 documentary ‘The Big Life Fix’, looking at the power of design to transform people’s lives. Diagnosed with Parkinson’s at 29, Emma has written about her experience in her book, Dropping the P Bomb.


Have you seen?

"DONT QUIT YOUR DAY DREAM"

Don't Quit Your Daydream

3 ins

ABC Is Aspergers Syndrome Next Stare of Evolution

ABC Asperger's Syndrome. Next stage in evolution?

25 mins

How Blockchains could change the world

6 mins

lego arm

He built his prosthetic arrm from Lego

2mins

Coming soon

Children The Moe Show 1

Moe Show Pet Store

3.30mins

Children Bees Bugs and Breaskfast

Bees,bugs and breakfast

5 mins

RESET

Children's Sci-fi Drama

50:00

Children Moe Show Counting

Moe Show Counting to 4