AgingCare.com has provided us a great article to learn more about Parkinson's (be sure to click the teal links to see the full article).
The Benefits of Staying Active with Parkinson's
Is Physical Therapy Useful for Parkinson’s Treatment? Physical therapy can help people with Parkinson's to move easier, with less rigidity, freezing and balance problems.
3 People Turning Parkinson’s Into Inspiring Works of Art Meet three people living with Parkinson's who are using their creativity to manage their disease and inspire others.
Parkinson’s Sufferers Find Peace, Purpose in Creative Pursuits Art therapy has long been used as a way to enhance the quality of life in people with Parkinson's disease. Now, new research shows that Parkinson's medications may increase creativity in people with the disease.
Parkinson’s Patients 'Dance for Life' Some support groups now use movement to help people with Parkinson's and their caregivers better cope with the disease. Discover how one woman is helping Parkinson's patients "Dance for Life."
Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
Parkinsonism: Other Disorders That Resemble Parkinson's The uncontrollable shaking and tremors associated with Parkinson's disease are also present in several other senior health conditions.
Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: What Caregivers Need to Know Parkinson's disease psychosis is a little-known symptom that can be challenging for families to manage. Here's what family caregivers need to know.
Parkinson’s Disease: Tips for Dealing with Common Symptoms Symptoms of Parkinson's disease can disrupt daily life for people suffering from the disease and their caregivers. There are ways to reduce the likelihood that these symptoms will occur, and cope with them if they do.
What is deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's Disease? Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a controversial treatment used for neurological disorders that do not respond to medication.
Find Help with Parkinson’s Care
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Assisted Living Questions and Answers Caregivers and seniors have plenty of questions about assisted living. What is it? Can we move in mom's sofa? Who administers medication? What happens if there's an emergency? And what does it cost?
How to Pick an Adult Day Care Center This checklist will help guide caregivers in choosing the best adult day care center that will meet their needs, as well as those of their elderly parent.