Sunny Sundays!
Bruce

Sunny Sundays!

In celebration of all things sunny, and to promote an enriched environment, Parking Suns now features every Sunday a different YouTube music clip about the sun! Today we feature Martha Walsh & Jocelyn Brown singing an updated version of Musique’s “Keep on Jumpin’.”  Lyrics with the sunshine appear below.  Get up and dance!   Keep on jumpin’, let your …

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Exercise and Anxiety
Bruce

Exercise and Anxiety

The New York Times recently recycled an article (“Why Exercise Makes You Less Anxious”) that it had published years ago on the relationship between anxiety and exercise – specifically aerobic and endurance exercises.  The bottom line:  by exercising regularly over time (at least six weeks might be the minimum), your mind will develop healthy new …

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Throwback Thursdays Art – w/ Update!
Bruce

Throwback Thursdays Art – w/ Update!

Every Thursday, as part of my personal “enriched environment” initiative, I post a piece of art, usually from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which recently released online some 400,000 high-resolution images of its collection.  All artwork will show a sun (or sunlight) somewhere.  I won’t name the piece or the artist, but instead invite you …

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The Athletic Life: One Aspect
Bruce

The Athletic Life: One Aspect

Yesterday I entered the Grimaldo’s One Mile Swim Competition, held on the beach at Coney Island.  Things did not go as planned.  Let’s tell the story chronologically… The alarm clock rings at 4:30 a.m.  Parky 1, 2, and 3 are ready to go, and so are my goggles, towel and Parkinson’s pills.  The picture is …

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Throwback Thursdays Art – w/ Update!
Bruce

Throwback Thursdays Art – w/ Update!

Every Thursday, as part of my personal “enriched environment” initiative, I post a piece of art, usually from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which recently released online some 400,000 high-resolution images of its collection.  All artwork will show a sun (or sunlight) somewhere.  I won’t name the piece or the artist, but instead invite you …

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White Collar Workers at Higher Risk for Parkinson’s and ALS
Bruce

White Collar Workers at Higher Risk for Parkinson’s and ALS

A just-released report from the Center for Disease Control in the USA states that there is a higher chance of dying from Parkinson’s disease (as well as ALS – Lou Gehrig’s disease) if you are in a higher socioeconomic status profession (such as “computer and mathematical; architecture and engineering; legal; and education, training, and library …

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Help Bruce Swim His Way to a Cure for Parkinson’s!
Bruce

Help Bruce Swim His Way to a Cure for Parkinson’s!

Summer’s here, and the time is right for dancing in the streets…and swimming long distance open water events to raise funds for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research! Click here to donate! I am swimming in three events: – July 22: Grimaldo’s Mile (a one-mile race along the beach at Coney Island) – …

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Sunny Sundays!
Bruce

Sunny Sundays!

In celebration of all things sunny, and to promote an enriched environment, Parking Suns now features every Sunday a different YouTube music clip about the sun! A few weeks ago I featured Justin Timberlake singing “Can’t Stop the Feeling.”  It appears the catchy melody and rhythm have gotten everyone up off the sofa and dancing hither, thither and …

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