PRO Symposium – A Guided Journey ON THE ROAD TO THE CURE

  Parkinson’s Resource Organization (PRO) in Palm Desert, CA., will be hosting its 4th Symposium entitled “A Guided Journey On The Road To The Cure” at the WESTIN MISSION HILLS GOLF RESORT AND SPA in Rancho Mirage, CA  on October 28, 2017. A Guided Journey ON THE ROAD TO THE CURE October 28, 2017 Westin Mission Hills, Rancho Mirage, … [Read more...]

Microsoft launches a watch “Emma” Of interest to Parkinson’s Patients

Marco della Cava , USA TODAY Published 5:10 p.m. ET May 10, 2017 | Updated 2:11 p.m. ET May 11, 2017 At Build 2017 in Seattle Wednesday, Microsoft went for the waterworks at the conclusion of CEO Satya Nadella's keynote address: it showcased a prototype watch that temporarily eliminated the arm shaking that often plagues those suffering from the … [Read more...]

10 Things People with Dementia Might Say and How to Respond

Esther Heerema, MSW – 1. “You’re cheating on me! I can’t believe you went off with that tramp!” Sometimes, it’s hard to know how to respond to someone with disease or another kind of dementia, especially when they make comments that -to you- don’t make sense or are hurtful. Here are some practical suggestions to try, and while … [Read more...]

Positive Thinking for Healthy Living

Madeline R. Vann, MPH Reviewed by Niya Jones, MD, MPH for Everyday Health Having a positive attitude can improve your health and relationships. Find out how to shift from negative thoughts to a healthier way of thinking for healthy living. Taking an optimistic view of life can strengthen your relationships, improve your coping ability, and … [Read more...]

May Update on Parkinson’s  “Road To The Cure” Project

  Why Stem Cell therapy may NOT be the answer And stem-cell therapies have been associated with other adverse effects as well... such adverse effects are probably more common than is appreciated, because there is no reporting requirement…   USFDA CLARIFIES STEM-CELL THERAPY’S BENEFITS AND RISKS [The New England Journal of … [Read more...]