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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 05, 2011
Category: Surgical TreatmentsResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet reviews the history of DBS, discusses the procedures currently available, explains who is a good candidate for this treatment, and advises people with Parkinson's both how to prepare...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on June 09, 2009
Category: Surgical TreatmentsResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet discusses the eligibility requirements for DBS, when the procedure is most effective and possible surgical outcomes. Also offered in Spanish.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 05, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet offers suggestions for maintaining independence in, and use of adaptive aides for, bathing, dressing, sleeping, eating, toileting and mobility. This resource includes helpful tips...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 05, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet addresses daily activities including bathing, grooming, dressing, preparing food and eating, caring for the home, as well as walking and general mobility. There is also information...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet provides information on speech, voice and swallowing functions related to PD. Information about the signs, symptoms, evaluations and treatment procedures are discussed. Strategies...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet offers self-assessment tools for speech and swallowing, as well as tips for addressing problem areas. It also describes the role of a speech language pathologist in Parkinson's care....
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: NutritionResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet addresses the critical role of nutrition in PD and explains how a healthy diet can increase energy, maximize the potential of medications, and promote overall well-being. Recipes for...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on June 04, 2009
Category: NutritionResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet discusses the complex nutritional issues faced by people with PD. Topics include tips on how to maintain a balanced diet, bone health and bowel regularity, while managing...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: NutritionResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet, written by a registered dietician and PD professional, highlights the importance of good nutrition when managing the effects of PD. Some of the topics covered include bone health,...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: ExerciseResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet is intended to assist people with Parkinson's, their family members and care partners, and fitness professionals, better understand the role of aquatic exercise on physical and...
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