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Parkinson’s and the Gut Microbiome

I’ve been seeing more and more articles about Parkinson’s starting in the gut. Thank you to Diane Sherman, (Coordinator, The Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Resource Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center) for the following information she featured in her newsletter 7/2/19….

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It’s hobbies and collections time again!

hobbies

We’re having lots of fun learning about the things people do for fun and the things they collect. This photo is of Edward carrying his baskets inside the basket he’s wearing as a kind of backpack. He made them all,…

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Boxing for Body, Balance and Brain

Rock Steady Boxing NoVa

Recently, I attended Alec Langstein’s Rock Steady Boxing class in Tyson’s. It was great fun and although I was tired afterwards, it was a good kind of tired. I’d seen Alec talk about the benefits and do a quick demo…

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World Parkinson Congress 2019

World Parkinson Congress 2019

WPC 2019 meets this week from June 4-7 in Kyoto, Japan! I’ve seen a couple of familiar faces in the social media posts leading up to this amazing event. In 2016, I was fortunate enough to attend when it was…

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