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Thursday, April 10, 2014
April is National Parkinson's Awareness Month so we collected our favorite Parkinson's resources for you. We've included some quick facts about Parkinson's and websites designed to help professionals, caregivers, spouses and patients on their journey.
Parkinson's Disease: The Facts
Parkinson's Disease Organizations
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation's website has webinars and information on research initiatives, understanding Parkinson's, living with Parkinson's and getting involved.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation website focuses on providing information on living with Parkinson's and research opportunities. His optimistic message grows from his own experience with Parkinson's.
The American Parkinson Disease Association is dedicated to its mission to "Ease the Burden - Find the Cure." With local chapters across the United States, it continues to research, raise awareness and serve patients.
Practical Advice And Help For Caregivers
The Well Spouse Association is a member driven organization with events and support groups for caregivers. It's focus is supporting and educating the patient's spouse.
From the network's website, "The Caregiver Action Network is the nation's leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age."
Products To Aid Parkinson Patients
What Do You Think?Do you have a favorite Parkinson's Disease website to share? Please leave a comment. Photo by Ralph Zuranski
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by: DME Supply Group