In this blog post, we'll dive deep into the relationship between diet and Parkinson's disease, examining foods that may be beneficial and those to be avoided.
PARKINSON’S DISEASE Beyond Tremors: Lesser-Known Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease When we think of Parkinson’s disease (PD), the image that often comes to mind is one of tremors, rigidity, and difficulty with movement. While these motor symptoms are indeed hallmark features of PD, there is a complex web of non-motor symptoms that often go unnoticed yet […]
The Role of Support Groups in Providing Resources to Parkinson’s Patients Parkinson’s disease is a chronic and progressive neurodegenerative disorder that affects millions of people around the world. It not only impacts individuals with the disease, but also their families and caregivers. Coping with Parkinson’s can be challenging, and patients and their families often rely […]
Planning Ahead for the Challenges of Traveling While Having Parkinson’s Disease Traveling with Parkinson’s disease can present unique challenges, but it doesn’t have to stop you from exploring new places and experiencing new cultures. Keep ready to learn some tips to make travel easier! Planning ahead is important for people with Parkinson’s disease when traveling […]
Parkinson's disease is a chronic and progressive neurological disorder that affects the movement of the body. One of the common symptoms of Parkinson's disease is a gait disturbance, which can lead to a higher risk of falls.
5 Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Physical Therapist About Parkinsons Disease If you or a loved one has Parkinson’s disease and are considering physical therapy as a treatment option, it’s completely okay to have questions. Keep reading to get those questions answered! 1.What’s the Difference Between Tremors and Dyskinesia? Tremors and dyskinesia are […]
Parkinson’s disease is a condition that impacts a patient’s movements, impacting even the smallest parts of someone’s day. However, many patients are combatting their symptoms with treatments and increasing their quality of life. To effectively treat the disease, it’s important to understand what it is and how it impacts the body’s nervous system. What is […]
Parkinson’s disease is a disease that can be treated with various therapies, including physical and pharmaceutical. People with Parkinson’s disease may be familiar with exercise programs that help them integrate regular movement into their routines. For example, Rock Steady Boxing is one of the most popular fitness programs for Parkinson’s disease. If you are interested […]
Learn what Parkinson's disease is and what treatments, like boxing classes, are successful against onset symptoms.