Parkinson's disease is a difficult undertaking for everyone, but a local support group wants to make things a little easier.
On Saturday, a local support group for Coastal Bend residents hosted a major charity event the Disease. The event also benefits the Rock Steady Boxing Group, which helps people with Parkinson's movement and moves so their bodies do not stiffen.
The fundraiser helps offset the travel and medical expenses of those with the disease Bend, from Kingsville to Rockport
"I was diagnosed in 2009, and here Corpus is the eighth-largest city in Texas, and yet we have it here No movement specialists in Corpus, "said Andy Morales, a chairman of Fundraiser.
The organizers said the lack of medical specialists in our area often means that Parkinson's patients need to travel to places like Houston, San Antonio or Dallas to see a neurologist.