Travel Tips for People with Parkinson’s

To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.Bill Bryson Mr. Twitchy and I love to travel and see new places. Last December …

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An invaluable resource for People with Parkinson’s Disease

One of the best resources that I have found for people with Parkinson's is the Stanford Parkinson's Community Outreach Program. Their "goal is to improve the quality of life for the person with PD, the caregiver, and the community."  If you are looking for one reliable resource, this is the one you should subscribe to. You …

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Daniel Corcos, PhD on “The Exercise Prescription for Parkinson’s Disease”

If exercise is good enough for your dog, it is good enough for you!Daniel Corcos, PhD On Sunday, January 23, Daniel Corcos, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University, spoke to an oversold crowd of Twitchy Women about why they should exercise. I first heard about Dr. Corcos last summer …

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