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Davis Phinney

03 Dec: Ask the Parkinson’s Expert – Cognitive and Emotional Benefits of Exercise with Davis Phinney

In this video, Davis Phinney explains how exercise, from yoga to high-intensity cycling, helps boost his mood, activates neuro growth factors, and more. He also shares why it's important to find exercises that are sustainable for you, how household chores can be part of your Parkinson's therapy routine, and how to make exercise a habit. 
Boise

22 Nov: The Victory SUMMIT® Event – BOISE

This November, our final Victory Summit® Event for 2020 brought together people with Parkinson’s, care partners, family members, and wellness professionals for a day of information, inspiration, and connection. The Victory Summit – Boise event featured sessions from experts in physical, occupational, and speech-language therapy, as well as information about resources, including support groups and exercise classes, in the Boise area.
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06 Nov: How to Take Levodopa for Parkinson’s

Dr. Cherian Karunapuzha explains how drinking a glass of water when you take your levodopa helps "flush" the medicine from your stomach to your small intestine, where it is absorbed. Drinking a glass of water and taking your levodopa on an otherwise empty stomach will ensure that more of the medication is absorbed, giving you the full benefit of the levodopa.