Parkinson Social Network

Category: speakers


Eat Well & Keep Moving

Nordic walking

One of the special things about our Parkinson Social Network is how much we learn from each other. Most of the announcements about programs, workshops, webinars, etc. that I post are sent to me by friends in our community who…

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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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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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