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Mike Fox introduces a travel book narrating his wife’s treatment for Parkinson’s disease in Italy

He announces the release of ‘The Italian Therapy Job’

TORQUAY, England, Sept. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Author Mike Fox offers a travel book/autobiography advocating awareness for Parkinson’s disease. This year, he announces the release of his fourth book titled “The Italian Therapy Job” (published by AuthorHouse UK). Visit https://www.amazon.co.uk/Italian-Therapy-Job-Travel-Diary/dp/1728395623/ to know more about the book.

 

In 47 pages, this travel book/autobiography centers on his wife, Syliva, and her experience at an Italian therapy center called European Parkinson’s Therapy Centre, which operates in the small Italian resort town of Boario Terme, in the foothills of the Alps in the north of the country. It takes readers to the life of a person living with Parkinson’s disease from the treatments to the therapies. It also introduces some inspirational people they met along the journey, who helped them along the journey.

 

Fox recalls the adventures they enjoyed in Italy as they visited known landmarks such as the streets of Verona, Statue of Juliet and Ponte Pietra. He takes his readers to the Lake Iseo at Pisogne, Island of Loretto and the Island village of Peschiera. Pictures are provided to introduce the place they visited and also pictures that capture Sylvia’s journey. Thus, this book is also a cameo of life in present-day Italy.

 

There are over 10 million people who are living with Parkinson’s disease worldwide, according to the Parkinson’s Foundation. National Health Service state that a total of 127,000 people have the disease in the U.K. — with a person being

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Meet The Black Woman Revisioning The Historic Green Book Travel Guide

The Negro Motorist Green Book was first published in 1936 as a guide for Black people traveling through hostile, racist towns in the Jim Crow South. The legacy of the publication helped hundreds of Black travelers to safely explore the country and encourage other generations of explorers. One Black woman wants to preserve its legacy with a new travel guide to open travelers to the African diaspora around the globe.

Martinique Lewis is a travel consultant and owner of the ABC Travel Green Book series, a new collection of travel guide books highlighting Black-owned tours, restaurants, and places of interest-based on the local Black population. Lewis was inspired by her own travel experiences meeting Black people from other countries.

“After traveling the world and being blown away by the people who look like me in places I’d never think Black people were, I knew I had to somehow create a resource that helped others have these experiences,” says Lewis in an email interview with BLACK ENTERPRISE.

“Not only did I want to connect the African diaspora globally, I wanted to celebrate Black businesses around the world to help keep the Black dollar circulating.  There is not one resource that compacts all this information and no search engine or travel site can tell you where in Israel you can get your hair braided. But we seek that info and now it’s available through the book!”

“In addition to running her own business, Lewis also works to advocate for diversity within the

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