Tag

Spinocerebellar Ataxia
In a heartwarming story shared by Jason Wolfer, we meet Mary Scheetz, a resilient individual living with Spinocerebellar Ataxia number Eight in Portland, Oregon.  Mary’s journey with Ataxia began over a decade ago, marked by a series of symptoms that gradually led to her diagnosis. Reflecting on her experience, Mary recalls the onset of food...
In a heartfelt account shared by Jason Wolfer, we meet Chanda Huy, who is courageously navigating the challenges of a recent diagnosis of hereditary Spinocerebellar Ataxia.  Just a year ago, Chanda received this life-altering news, inherited from her father, which has profoundly impacted her daily life. Simple tasks that were once effortless for Chanda—like walking,...
In a poignant profile shared by Jason Wolfer on March 12, 2020, Travis Guy Lebel’s resilience and determination shine through as he navigates life with Spinocerebellar Ataxia (SCA) since birth. Travis’s journey with Ataxia began with early signs noticed by his parents, leading to years of medical inquiries and specialist visits.   Despite the challenges,...
Whatever you do you have to keep moving forward. Martin Luther King In my world, life is a continuous journey of change.  I get it.  Change can be scary, and most folks would do just about anything to avoid it.  However, I firmly believe that real personal growth and discovering who you truly are require...
Lisa Antonelli Cole’s journey to an ataxia diagnosis was marked by years of misdiagnosis and frustration.  After experiencing symptoms such as dizziness, lack of coordination, and imbalance for years, Lisa underwent a series of medical appointments, only to be dismissed with treatments for vertigo and chronic anxiety. It wasn’t until a cardiologist recommended she see...

My purpose

michael mantz
To continuously empower others on building healthy lifestyles where personal/spiritual growth is prioritized, the pursuit of positive mind-body change is valued, and the notion of making the most out of life is a core motivation. In addition, to raise overdue Ataxia Awareness and spark meaningful perspective shifts that both present-day society and future generations can mutually benefit from.

More About Me

Follow Us



Follow this Blog via Email

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Popular Post

apple watch - ataxia
Revolutionizing Ataxia Management: The Apple Watch Benefits
12/09/2023
my expectations - Michaelmantz ataxia blogs
Relaxing My Expectations for My Body
09/26/2023
path
Choose Your Path: The Power of Making Choices and Creating Your Own Destiny – Part 2
05/05/2023

Recent Post

Ataxia Patient Registry,
Mobilizing a Community for Ataxia Treatments: The Importance of the Ataxia Patient Registry
06/06/2024
Relaxing Evening,
4 Tips To Have A Relaxing Evening & Reduce Your Stress
05/29/2024
Yesenia Ramos Journey,
Faces of Ataxia: Yesenia Ramos’ Journey and Poetry
05/21/2024

My New Stories

Ataxia Patient Registry
Relaxing Evening
Yesenia Ramos Journey
wheelchairs are not embarrassing
Respect for Mobility Aids
Neurofeedback-therapy-ataxia-michaelmantz
Mary
TBI