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Category: Cafe Alexandria


Parkinson’s Podcast and Presentations

Sonia with host Jim Person

This has been a very busy week! Here’s the news about what we’ve been doing and are planning to do for April – Parkinson’s Awareness month! I hope you can come to this event featuring PSN board members Karl and…

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Can you walk and talk?

We have word of a new study at George Mason in their Department of Rehabilitation Science. Volunteers are needed for a study of: The Influence of Cognitive Loading on Unplanned Turning Among People with Parkinson’s Disease The aim of the…

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Music & Memory

Music is the medicine of the mind

The topic of conversation at our cafes this month was about Music and Memory. Christi Clark, Executive Director of Insight Memory Care Center talked about it with us at our Cafe Fairfax last week, and then we shared what we…

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Nutrition for Parkinson’s

healthy foods

This week I was asked if I could recommend someone local who has a good understanding of nutrition for Parkinson people. I’m not aware of anyone, so I did some research online and found a video that really impressed me….

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