Sunday , April 23 2017

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:


  • Parkinson’s Disease Handbook
  • Be Active – A Suggested Exercise Program
  • Good Nutrition in Parkinson’s Disease
  • Be Independent, Equipment and Suggestions for Daily Living
  • Aquatic Exercises for Parkinson’s Disease Patients
  • Speaking Effectively: A Strategic Guide for Speaking and Swallowing
  • Young Onset Booklets
  • Young Parkinson’s Disease Handbook – A Guide for Patients and Their Families
  • My Mommy Has PD But It’s Okay!

Educational Supplements:
#4: Keys to Caregiving
#5: Hospitalization of A Parkinson Patient
#6: The Living Will & The Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care-Rev2007
#7: Parkinson’s Disease and Oral Health
#8: The Family Unit And Parkinson’s Disease
#9: Maintaining Independence in Parkinson’s Disease
#10: The Challenge of PD: Adapting to a Nursing Home
#13: Medical Management of Parkinson’s Disease
#16: When Should PD Patients Go To The Emergency Room?
#17: Neuro-ophthalmology and Parkinson’s Disease
#20: Fatigue in Parkinson’s Disease
#21: Recommendations for Healthy Aging
#22: Depression and Parkinson’s Disease
#23: Incontinence & Parkinson’s Disease
#24: Employment & Parkinson’s Disease
#25: Constipation & Parkinson’s Disease
#26: What is Dysphagia?
#27: Cognitive Changes in Parkinson’s Diseases
#28: Too Little Exercise and Too Much Sitting: A Recipe for Change


Brochures and Other Materials:

  • 34 Helpful Hints – Brochure
  • Medications Approved for the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease in the USA
  • Medications to Avoid
  • The Importance of Having a Will
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA) – Approved ID Card for Travelers w/ Parkinson’s Disease
  • Living Well With Parkinson’s Disease – 10 Things You Can Do Now
  • Living Well With Parkinson’s Disease – 10 Things You Can Do Now – Spanish Version

Visit the website to download these and more useful information!

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