HOW TO PREVENT ELDER ABUSE

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Patty Curtiss, Co-Director at ElderCaring, a Referral Agency Nobody wants to think about a defenseless loved one being wronged in anyway, but unfortunately, elder abuse is a significant problem. It is estimated that in the United States, more than 500,000 seniors are believed to be victims of abuse and/or neglect each year. The number is … [Read more...]

CRANIO-MANDIBULAR DYSFUNCTION (TMJ) CAUSATION THEORY OF PARKINSON’S

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CRANIO-MANDIBULAR DYSFUNCTION (TMJ) CAUSATION THEORY OF PARKINSON’S: AN APPLICATION OF OCCAM’S RAZOR Dwight Jennings, DDS, MICCMO Occam’s razor is a principle of parsimony and succinctness used in problem-solving. It states that among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected. Other, more complicated … [Read more...]

THE GRIEVING PERSON’S BILL OF RIGHTS

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Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. CenterForLoss.com Whether you grieve because you are losing yourself to a disease process, or you grieve because you have a loved one you are losing to a disease process, or you have lost someone, naturally or any other way, grief is a major emotion and you have rights as to how you wish to mourn your loss(es). We wish you … [Read more...]

MACY’S SHOP FOR A CAUSE

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Coming this August is the Annual SHOP FOR A CAUSE Macy's event. Enjoy the opportunity to shop the fabulous Macy's stores while helping Parkinson's Resource Organization in the process! Thank you for purchasing your SPECIAL PASS COUPON. The minimum shoppng PASS cost is $5.00.  Additional DONATION options are $25.00, $100.00, $1000.00 … [Read more...]

CAN BACTERIA TALK TO THE BRAIN?

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 you know that new research shows that what we eat may influence how happy or anxious we feel? Scientists aren’t quite sure how, but have established that gut flora affects brain chemistry, theorizing that the bacteria enter pathways along the vagus nerve, the main thoroughfare in the nervous system that links the brain to the gut. A second … [Read more...]

HOME CARE OUTLOOK

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Quality Cambrian Care by Rhiannon E. Acree, R.N., President & Founder, Cambrian Homecare, Inc.       I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. The business of living is tricky. It’s a fine balancing act that can quite easily tip in … [Read more...]

ABOUT AMAZONSMILE

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AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Parkinson’s Resource Organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at Smile.Amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price … [Read more...]