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TED Talk: Four Powerful Poems About Parkinson’s and Growing Older from PDF's Robin Morgan
September 28, 2015
"As a poet, I began working with this subject matter, finding it tragic, hilarious, sometimes even joyful. I do not feel diminished by Parkinson’s, I feel distilled by it.” Hear more in Robin Morgan's TED Talk, '4 Powerful Poems on Parkinson's and Growing Older,' in which she mentions her role in launching PDF's Women and PD Initiative.
PD ExpertBriefing: Cognitive Issues: Advice for Parkinson's Care Partners
Tuesday, November 10 (Online)
During the progression of the disease, people with Parkinson’s may experience a variety of cognitive changes. How can care partners help their loved ones with Parkinson’s disease to cope with such changes? Find tips by joining a one-hour online seminar led by PDF and Rebecca Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology, NYU Langone Medical Center and NYU Langone Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders Center.