Davis Phinney Foundation Ambassador Jan Grimes is an expert at getting creative to make managing her day-to-day Parkinson's symptoms just a little bit easier. Watch the video below to see many of Jan's tips, tricks, and products that allow her to better manage her symptoms and spend more time doing the things she loves.
For even more hacks for managing Parkinson's symptoms, watch our Victory Summit recording, "Everyday Hacks to Live Well with Parkinson's."
Additionally, Jan wanted to share one of her favorite "hacks," which was custom built by her husband Bill.
Pictured below is a stool that Jan uses to more easily move about the kitchen. It has cut away sides, wheels, and enough room to move her legs so she can easily sit and roll around.
Download Jan's sewing patterns
Purchase the items Jan mentioned
- Bath and Shower Grab Bars
- Rubbermaid 1/2 cup size Tupperware for water and snacks
- Blow Dryer Goose Neck Stand
- Rubber Grip Shelf Liner
- Rubber Bands
- Grabber Tool
- Bobby Pins
- Mini Clothes Pins
- Japanese Knot Bag
*These are just examples of places to purchase these products. The Davis Phinney Foundation is not affiliated or supported by any of the sellers above.