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Medication and Parkinson’s - Davis Phinney Foundation
Medication and Parkinson’s

complementary therapies like acupuncture, speech and language therapy, physical therapy and occupational therapy. In this post, we help you better understand your medication options for Parkinson’s. Medication Therapy Medication therapy…

Age doesnt have to factor in your fitness.
A Primer on Pain and Parkinson’s

…lifestyle changes are often very effective. Complementary therapies and interventions like massage, stretching, yoga, increased amounts of exercise, heat and cold treatments, and physical or occupational therapy can help lessen…

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Your Parkinson’s Roadmap – Read this First

…for Motor Symptoms Parkinson’s Surgical Treatments Complementary Therapies for Parkinson’s Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Panel for Parkinson’s People with Parkinson’s Share their DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation) Stories The Benefits of…

Charting Your Course for the Newly Diagnosed

…exercise, rehabilitation strategies like physical and speech therapy, and complementary therapies to manage symptoms and give you the best possible quality of life. This week, we’ll look at the many…

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Live Well Today Webinar Series

…or complementary therapies that can minimize dyskinesia? Is dyskinesia inevitable? And many more! Get the Recording Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis In this webinar, Dr. Goetz answered the following: What causes Parkinson’s…

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How to Communicate What Parkinson’s Is to Friends and Family

…work to replace or enhance lost dopamine Treatment typically includes some combination of medication, exercise, rehabilitation strategies (like physical, occupational, and speech-language therapy), and complementary therapies (like mindfulness and meditation,…

Surgical Therapies and Parkinson's - Davis Phinney Foundation
Surgical Therapies and Parkinson’s

…of the arms and legs. Surgical therapies for Parkinson’s are explored after medications have been optimized and the side effects of adding more medications start to outweigh the benefits the…

When Parkinson’s Dyskinesia Feels Embarrassing

…to others. Try a New Therapy Complementary therapies, such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy, aromatherapy, mindfulness practices, grounding exercises, dance therapy, and many more, can make a world of difference in…

Parkinson’s 101

…5 Parkinson’s physicians, therapists, researchers, and people living with Parkinson’s ; advice about exercise, nutrition, emotional health, medication, therapies ; and much mor e. Contact Michael Karen Frank Contact Kat…