Archive for the ‘Parkinson’s’ Category

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April 4, 2018

Nearly 1 million people are living with Parkinson’s – making this disease the second most common Neurodegenerative disease after Alzheimer’s. Parkinson’s is a movement disorder disease with symptoms that come in stages – mild, medium and severe. Daily living challenges increase as the disease progresses. Assistance will be needed to help a loved one remain […]

Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April 1, 2015

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month A valuable resource for more information is the National Parkinson’s Foundation – http://www.parkinson.org. The foundation offers a tremendous amount of information on their website, educational programs and support groups throughout the United States.  To find a support group near you, visit http://www.parkinson.org/Search-Pages/Chapter-Locator  if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s […]