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Tips for Daily Living

DIY: Living Better with Parkinson's

Date: 
Monday, December 10, 2018
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

Managing and living with Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a challenge. Every member of the Parkinson’s Foundation People with Parkinson's Advisory Council (PPAC) knows this first-hand and set out to help the PD community by launching a series of articles where people can share the ways they modify and use every-day items to help manage PD symptoms.

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Tips for Daily Living

We’re Here for Caregivers: Top Caregiver Resources

Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2018
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

Our up-to-date Parkinson’s disease (PD) information and materials are not just for people with Parkinson’s. Caregivers need support and resources of their own.

Whether you are new to the PD community or are well-versed in the stages of Parkinson’s, we’re here for caregivers. We want to help you find what works for you, which is why we encourage you to try several of our 12 highlighted caregiver resources below:

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Tips for Daily Living

Even More Ways to #SummerOn with Parkinson's

Date: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

With Parkinson’s disease (PD), we know how challenging it can be to manage “off” times When medication is not working well. Symptoms become more noticeable and movement becomes more difficult.. That’s why it is important to seek out more of what helps us feel “on.” Let’s dedicate this summer to trying new things, being grateful to those around us, creating heartfelt memories and doing what makes us happy.

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Tips for Daily Living

Tips from the Pros: Maintaining Cognitive Brain Health in Parkinson’s Disease

Date: 
Monday, July 2, 2018
Author: 
Dr. Michael S. Okun

Maintaining cognitive brain health is a high priority for both people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and family members. Though many living with Parkinson’s will not develop dementia, mild cognitive issues may emerge in 20 to 50 percent.

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12 Ways to #SummerOn with Parkinson's

Date: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

With Parkinson’s disease (PD), we know how challenging it can be to manage “off” times When medication is not working well. Symptoms become more noticeable and movement becomes more difficult.. That’s why it is important to seek out more of what helps us feel “on.” Let’s dedicate this summer to trying new things, being grateful to those around us, creating heartfelt memories and doing what makes us happy.

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Tips for Daily Living

Tips for Daily Living: Preparing for Spring with Parkinson’s Disease

Date: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Author: 
Annie Wallis, MSW, LSW

As winter melts into spring, you may be realizing that your exercise routine suffered through the cold season. You probably already know that exercise is a vital component to maintaining balance, mobility and daily living activities for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

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