Saturday , December 10 2016

Selected Articles

10 Things Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Parkinson’s Disease

If you or a loved one has been recently diagnosed, these 10 things that patients who’ve been living with Parkinson’s for several years wish they’d known at diagnosis — which their doctors didn’t tell them — may make managing the disease easier. Read the full article here:

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10 Essential Facts About Parkinson’s Disease

The movement disorder affects each person differently, but tailoring your treatment for specific symptoms can improve your quality of life. Parkinson’s disease, a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that affects nerve cells in the brain and makes movement difficult, affects an estimated one million people in the United …

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Author shares life with Parkinson’s

HERMISTON — An author who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in 2008 at age 62 will share about her new book, “If I can Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, Why Can’t I Brush my Teeth? Courage, Tenacity and Love Meet Parkinson’s Disease.” Sponsored by Hermiston’s Parkinson’s Disease Support Group, Parkinson’s Resources of …

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The American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) has posted a series of downloadable publications. There are booklets, supplements, Brochures and Other Materials available to you. Here is the list of the publications: Booklets: Parkinson’s Disease Handbook Be Active – A Suggested Exercise Program Good Nutrition in Parkinson’s Disease Be Independent, Equipment …

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