May Message from the President Jo Rosen

The month of May has the energy to help us reach our goals and hearts desires. Through the breezes and tides, May carries with it a second chance.  MAY you always be the happiest person you can be. On March 1, we installed our Director of Development, Dan Ball, and on April 12th we had our “Ball Goes PRO” event, which, in a few words, was an … [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...]

Inspirational Corner – Colonel Sanders

Colonel Sanders | Kentucky Fried Chicken Once there was an older man, who was broke, living in a tiny house and owned a beat up car. He was living off $99 Social Security checks. At 65 years of age, he decided things had to change. So he thought about what he had to offer. His friends raved about his chicken recipe. He decided that this was … [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...]

What is Neurofeedback & Neuroptimal® Brain-Training?

  NeurOptimal®’s EEG biofeedback or Neuro-feedback system is a powerful technology that can greatly enhance your well-being and generally help you get the most out of life. Brain training can unlock untapped cognitive potential and help you achieve long-held goals and dreams. Biofeedback has been around for almost 40 years, but its … [Read more...]