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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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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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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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