Working so no one is isolated because of Parkinson's. Welcome to the PRO website. As our site matures, we are enjoying accolades and appreciation for it's content and easy to access resources. Thank you to all who have given us their feedback. The WELLNESS VILLAGE continues to grow as more and more professionals dedicated to the Parkinson's community offer their services. Read, enjoy, SHARE our site with others... you are not alone. PRO is here for you... Let us know how we may better serve.
August 19, 1934 - June 16, 2016 PAUL L. KRENTZMAN - age 81, passed away peacefully from Parkinson's on June 16, 2016, at his Beverly Hills home with his family by his side. Born and raised in Connecticut, Paul graduated Wesleyan University w/honors and UCLA law school. He served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a trial attorney, who helped and represented thousands of injured clients over a lengthy career. Paul was a … [Read More...]
Spring has passed, Summer officially begins in just a few short weeks. JUNE is always filled with newness and milestones: High school and College Graduates beginning a new chapter in their lives, WEDDINGS blending two lives into a NEW union and everyone is planning NEW ADVENTURES for their summer. June is the half way point of our calendar year and for PRO the conclusion of a very busy first 6 months of 2016, so busy in fact we … [Read More...]
When’s the last time they took a blood test? Is it possible that any of the symptoms that are considered Parkinson’s are really coming from vitamin or mineral deficiencies? How about Hormone imbalances? For instance: What a Vitamin B12 Test might show A vitamin B12 level test measures the amount of B12 in the blood. B12 is an important vitamin for various basic bodily functions, such as brain health, blood cell production, and … [Read More...]
Of late we have had too many calls about Obsessive Compulsive behaviors. One of the articles we found that may give you some insight, in case you or your loved one is expressing impulsive behaviors, whether they be purchasing an excessive number of antiques, involved in porn on the telephone or the computer, or gambling at the casino, or as in the below article “Cross Dressing” we hope this helps. Impulsive Cross-Dressing … [Read More...]
INSPIRATIONALS A Dish Of Ice Cream In the days when an ice cream sundae cost much less, a 10-year-old boy entered a hotel coffee shop and sat at a table. A waitress put a glass of water in front of him. “How much is an ice cream sundae?” “50 cents,” replied the waitress. The little boy pulled his hand out of his pocket and studied a number of coins in it. “How much is a dish of plain ice cream?” he inquired. Some people were … [Read More...]
Catheter Serves as Promising Alternative for the Urinary Incontinent Males Matthew Dwork, Director of Marketing, Leading Edge Innovations, Inc. For decades urinary incontinence has threatened the quality of life for many individuals. Urinary incontinence is a subject that is not easy to speak about for many persons and can leave the families of these patients in distress. Stress placed on family members and caregivers can become … [Read More...]
Renee Gauthier, RPT, MPH Aromatherapy is a useful, natural alternative to help reduce the many symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. The long list includes tremors, rigidity, muscle or joint pain, cramps, low energy, weakness in the limbs, high blood pressure, memory loss, insomnia, constipation, headache, nausea, nightmares, anxiety and or depression. Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils applied to the body for the benefit of … [Read More...]