Posted on April 08, 2010 Updated on April 12, 2011Category: 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... Read more
Posted on April 07, 2011 Updated on April 07, 2011Category: 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 March 11, 2009 Updated on June 09, 2009Category: 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 07, 2011Category: 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... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on April 07, 2011Category: 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.... Read more
Posted on April 07, 2011 Updated on April 07, 2011Category: 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... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on August 06, 2014Category: Support for Care Partners, Family and FriendsResource Type: PublicationsThis article explores how a diagnosis of Parkinson's may affect the family. The importance of a well-planned, proactive approach which encourages good communication and cooperation from everyone... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on April 14, 2014Category: 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.
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