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Category: Cafe Alexandria


Taking Care of Our Minds & Bodies

Think positive, be sociable, eat healthily, keep your mind active and learn new things, exercise

At our cafes this week Last week was a 2 cafe week, and we were in Alexandra and Ashburn. Mike Harrigan from the Braining Center talked to us about the benefits of his Power Braining program and we followed along…

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The Staircase Illusion

staircase illusion

No, it’s not a magic trick. The photo above is of a design solution for people with Parkinson’s to help them walk better. Click here to watch the TEDx video. More information on their website at http://staircaseillusion.weebly.com/. Thank you Jim…

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Parkinson’s Awareness Month continued . . .

Cake courtesy of Old Dominion Home Care

This Week at our Cafes We were at two of our cafes this week – Alexandria and Fairfax. This being Parkinson’s Awareness Month, we’ve been talking about . . . Parkinson’s awareness. I’ve appreciated hearing how people first learned about…

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A Journey of Living Well with Parkinson’s

Side by Side support groups Our first Side by Side support groups in Arlington met this week. I want to thank Cathy at Virginia Hospital Center’s Carlin Springs location for offering us this wonderful venue for our new groups. Also,…

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