Below we share the most important information as it relates to Parkinson’s disease including overview, treatment, progression, and how exercise can be of great benefit.
For a loved one to live within a memory care community typically means the married couple must be apart. However, there are instances in which loved ones may live within the memory care unit with their loved one. While it may seem like a great alternative there are definitely pros and cons. Pros to Living […]
A Parkinson’s diagnosis is life changing for many families. However, there is no need to hit the panic button right away. Initial Diagnosis In order to be diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, a visit with a neurologist is needed. Neurologists specialize in treating diseases and disorder associated with the brain and nervous system. With that being […]
The stages of Parkinson’s disease will vary from person to person. Although various tables and charts exist, it’s important to keep in mind a progressive disease like Parkinson’s will be unique to the individual. With that being said, before an individual is diagnosed with Parkinson’s and begins stage one, it’s important to know the early […]
Various support options exist for those living with Parkinson’s disease and the family members who are involved in the care process. Asking for help along the way creates a sense of guilt, especially for those who are caring for a loved one for the first time. However, bringing in the added help will only allow […]