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Category: Cafe Alexandria


Music Therapy for Parkinson’s

music therapy

I’m back in Northern Virginia and there were some interesting announcements in my Inbox this week. I was curious to see these two about music therapy in our area. Parkinson’s Music Therapy Info and Demo Night August 24th, 2019 from…

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Sinemet CR update and . . . it’s hot!

melting ice cream truck sculpture

I thought the above photo was perfect given the heat we’ve had this last week. Click here to check out the artists’ website.  Travel Time at Cafes Alexandria and Fairfax We’ve been having fun talking about travel and sharing tips…

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Help with Micrographia

micrographia example

Micrographia I often hear people talking about how sad and frustrated they are with how small their handwriting is. The abnormally small handwriting that people with Parkinson’s experience is called micrographia, and can be one of the early signs of…

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New CDC Project for Parkinson’s

National Neurological Conditions Surveillance System

Have you ever wondered how many people are living with Parkinson’s in the U.S.? Well, you’re not alone. Today we have some exciting news for you! National Neurological Conditions Surveillance System (NNCSS) Thank you, Angela for forwarding the information below…

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