Tuesday , December 1 2015

Selected Articles


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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Parkinsonism, Parkinsonian, and Parkinson Disease

By: Dr. Vikki Alvarez Neurologist, Movement Disorders Specialist Parkinsonism is any condition that causes a combination of the movement abnormalities— such as tremor, slow movement, impaired speech or muscle stiffness. Patients with combination of these abnormal findings on examination as commonly identified as Parkinsonian patients. The most common cause of …

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