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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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Coffee, Donuts and Friends

There are no strangers here, just friends we have not yet met.

Do You Know Someone Who is “In Denial”? This week I heard about a couple of people, diagnosed with Parkinson’s, who were described as being “in denial”. I often hear this from concerned friends and family members. Given some of…

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The Holidays are Here!

Happy Holidays

Thank you for your support on Giving Tuesday! It feels like Thanksgiving Day turned into Thanksgiving week. Thank you so much to everyone who donated to our Parkinson Social Network for Giving Tuesday! Your contributions help to support programs like…

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