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Oct. 4 to Nov. 1 - Living With and Understanding Parkinson's Disease

This 5-week series, provided in partnership between the Michigan Parkinson Foundation and MidMichigan Health and University of Michigan provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This program is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years.

The program will take place at the:Area on Aging Region 7Multi Purpose Room1615 S Euclid AveBay City, MI 48706

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Oct. 18 - Lewy Body Dementias

Join Us for the:2nd Annual Rinne LBD Initiative Community Presentation

Featuring a presentation by:

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Oct. 21 - Kalamazoo - I Gave My Sole for Parkinson's Walkathon

When: Saturday, October 21, 2017

Where: Celery Flats Historical Area

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Oct. 25 - Yoga for Parkinson's and Other Neurologic Diseases

Bingham Farms: Yoga for Parkinson's & Other Neurologic DiseasesOctober 25, 20175:30pm-6:30pm

Yoga session and light snacksJoin registered yoga and mediation for patients suffering neurologic diseases.A brief presentation by Dr.Schechter on Apokyn for treating Parkinson's Disease

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Nov. 10 - DUOPA, A Treatment Option for Advanced PD

Continuing the JourneyA Treatment Option for Advanced Parkinson's Disease

Presented by:Shnehal Patel, M.D.Cleveland Clinic Foudnation

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College Scholarship for family members of PD Patients

College Scholarship for family members of PD Patients

$5,000 Scholarship! No essay required

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How is Parkinson's Disease Treated?

Contributed by: Michigan Parkinson Foundation and MPF Professional Advisory Board

Overview

Since the 1960s, much research and study has contributed to the development of new treatments for Parkinson's disease. Although there is no cure, a variety of medications are available to control symptoms. Rehabilitation therapies are frequently used to improve function. Mental health consultation may additionally be called into use. For some, if medication management is no longer effective, surgical options are a possibility. Some people opt to enter research studies.

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Our Location

30400 Telegraph Road, Suite 150
Bingham Farms, MI 48025

Contact us

(248) 433-1011
Toll Free: (800) 852-9781
Email Us
Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Our Partners

World Parkinson Coalition

Alliance of Independent Regional Parkinson Organizations