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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 12, 2011
Category: Providing Daily CareResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet offers suggestions for navigating the complex experiences faced by a person with PD and their caregiver in a care partnership. Subjects covered include practical tips on...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 14, 2014
Category: Legal MattersResource Type: PublicationsThis article details the role of written documents in planning health care decisions and making treatment choices even when one is no longer able to communicate and make these types of decisions.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 12, 2011
Category: Support for Care Partners, Family and FriendsResource Type: PublicationsThis article explores how a diagnosis of Parkinson's may affect their family unit. In addition, the author discusses the importance of a well-planned, active approach with good communication and...
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Posted on April 07, 2011
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: Finding SupportResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet offers suggestions for starting a PD support group.
Posted on April 07, 2011
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet offers information on speech and voice disorders sometimes experienced by people with PD. Subjects include causes of speech and voice impairment in Parkinson's and helpful speech...
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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: 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 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 April 07, 2011
Updated on April 07, 2011
Category: Coping with a Parkinson's DiagnosisResource Type: PublicationsThis online checklist offers perspective and suggestions to promote and renew sexuality and intimacy, which is sometimes affected by those living with PD.
Posted on April 08, 2010
Updated on April 12, 2011
Category: End of LifeResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet discusses the role and benefits of hospice for a person and family living with advanced PD. Suggestions on how to discuss hospice with a family member and tips for applying for...
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