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2016 Annual Parkinson’s Disease Symposium details

2016 Annual Parkinson’s Disease Symposium details

Published: April 15th, 2016

You can now watch all of the talks from the 2016 Parkinson Symposium on our Youtube channel This year’s Annual Parkinson’s Disease Educational Symposium will be on Saturday, May 7th […]

Updated Gainesville Support Group Information

Published: April 14th, 2016

Support Groups! We’ve updated the flyers for these local support groups. Young Onset Parkinson’s Parkinson’s Patients and their Caregivers Essential Tremor Fronto-Temporal Dementia Download the Gainesville Support Group Flyers

Dr. Foote receives Community Service Award

Published: April 13th, 2016

The World Parkinson’s Program annually recognizes three people for their work to improve the lives of people with Parkinson disease. This year, our neurosurgeon Dr. Kelly Foote received the Dr. […]

Psicosis en Parkinson: identificación y manejo

Published: March 16th, 2016

¿Cómo se presenta la psicosis en el Parkinson? La psicosis es un trastorno relativamente frecuente en el Parkinson que se puede presentar en alrededor del 60% de los pacientes en […]

Physical Activities and Tics

Physical Activities and Tics

Published: March 8th, 2016

We already know the many benefits of exercise on our health, including: Improved physical health Decreased stress Improved mental cognition However, with tic disorders, exercise has been proven to be […]

Structure and Tourette Syndrome

Published: February 9th, 2016

Strategies for Home Success with Tourette Syndrome Do you ever feel like you are struggling with your child’s transition from home after school, or after a friend’s house? Have you […]

Tourette Support Group Cookie Decorating Party

Tourette Support Group Cookie Decorating Party

Published: December 22nd, 2015

Thank you for another successful party and time for peer (and parent) engagement.   If you would like more information on how to get involved in our Gainesville/Lake City Support […]

Walk On! The benefits of walking for people living with Parkinson’s Disease

Published: December 17th, 2015

By Bryan Dondero, SPT University of Vermont Imagine for a minute that you have just met with your doctor and they told you they are going to write you a […]

Parkinson’s progression biomarker covered in UF Explore Magazine

Published: December 16th, 2015

Researchers at the University of Florida have discovered a way to measure the progression of Parkinson disease through brain imaging. See our original post on this research here. This discovery […]

Sleep Strategies for Parkinson’s Disease

Sleep Strategies for Parkinson’s Disease

Published: November 18th, 2015

Sleep is critical part to physical, psychological, cognitive & emotional health. With a diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease, sleep patterns can be largely affected and create difficulties with any of the […]