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Category: Fairfax cafe


Hospitalization and Parkinson’s

emergency room sign

This week, Ruth Ann and I spoke to the Ashburn support group. Our topic was Prepare For Your Care: How to Go Home From Hospital in Better Shape Than When You Went In. We stressed the importance of being prepared and…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year

This is a really exciting time of the year as we are busy organizing events for 2019. At our cafes we’ll have some new topics to talk about, but we’ll also revisit some of our favorite topics like travel and…

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Being Prepared

Emergency Preparedness

We learned a lot from each other at our cafes this week. In addition, at Cafe Fairfax we were visited by an expert on emergency preparedness. I’ve described some of what we discussed below but included links to websites for…

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Don’t Fall For It!

This morning I was thinking about falls. Not the autumn/season kind, but the kind where you can land on the ground, badly hurt. As many of you know, I teach an aquatic class for Parkinson people and their care partners….

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