Education for Families of Parkinson’s Disease

A Parkinson’s diagnosis comes with a wide variety of challenges, questions and concerns. Fortunately, there are several organizations that work together to provide the education families need to understand and provide the right care for Parkinson’s.

Early Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease

When you think of Parkinson’s disease, you more than likely think of tremors or uncontrolled movements in the hands. While that is certainly a symptom of PD, tremors do not necessarily always mean Parkinson’s. In fact, there are several symptoms to keep an eye on, and while no single symptom means you should worry, you should always be aware.

Raising Awareness for Parkinson’s Disease

April is National Parkinson’s Awareness Month.

Favorite Spring Snacks

Spring has sprung and the weather is finally starting to warm up around the country! Warmer weather of course means more time spent outdoors, and plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmer’s markets or gardens!

Processed Foods: To Eat or Not to Eat

Processed foods: treated like curse words by some, and often blamed for our country’s obesity epidemic, high blood pressure and diabetes.

Vitamins for Busy Caregivers

As you probably already know, vitamins and minerals are essential to a healthy diet. In fact, research shows that vitamins can help prevent various health problems from heart disease to cancer.

Planning and Prepping Meals

Cooking can be overwhelming for busy caregivers, especially when you have to cook for yourself and your loved ones! While pre-planning meals is an ideal way to keep organized, it can be extremely overwhelming.

Satisfying Sweet Tooth Substitutions

We are all guilty of a sweet tooth from time to time, and while cupcakes and candy can be tempting, there are healthier alternatives!

Satisfying Sweet Tooth Substitutions

We are all guilty of a sweet tooth from time to time, and while cupcakes and candy can be tempting, there are healthier alternatives!

Smart Eating for Seniors

You’ve probably heard the term “smart eating” before, but what does it really mean? Is there really a smarter way to eat? There sure is!





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