Archives for June 2018

July 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

July 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

Many caregivers cannot leave home due to caregiving responsibilities. You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home. Join either live or view the archived version within a few day of the live webinar (in most cases). All webinars listed are free.  Here is a webinar that be of interest to caregivers in July 2018…

July 2018 Webinars About Parkinson’s

July 2018 Webinars About Parkinson’s

You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  All webinars listed are free. All times listed are Pacific Time. Here are webinars that may be of interest to those living with Parkinson’s in July 2018...

Stanford’s Neuroscience Supportive Care Program (NSCP) Has Published Its Calendar of Services, July–December 2018

Stanford’s Neuroscience Supportive Care Program (NSCP) Has Published Its Calendar of Services, July–December 2018

Stanford's NSCP has just published its calendar of lectures, support group meetings, workshops, exercise and fitness classes, and fall prevention classes for the second half of 2018.

Chair Yoga Class at Stanford Neuroscience Health Center, Wednesdays, 10:45-11:30am

Chair Yoga Class at Stanford Neuroscience Health Center, Wednesdays, 10:45-11:30am

This chair yoga class -- meeting for over two years -- is designed to safely provide caregivers and patients with a set of moderate, stretching, strengthening, and balance exercises. The class is free and open to all neuroscience patients, regardless of where they receive care.

The Times UK: Trembling cursor ‘early sign’ of Parkinson’s

The Times UK: Trembling cursor ‘early sign’ of Parkinson’s

Your web searches, mouse movements and even online scrolling speed could be monitored remotely to spot Parkinson’s disease or Alzheimer’s. Data from millions of users of Microsoft’s Bing search engine studied over 18 months found a correlation between those with tremulous mouse actions and those whose search terms suggested that they were Parkinson’s patients.

Spotlight on Parkinson’s Disease: The ABC’s of DBS

Spotlight on Parkinson’s Disease: The ABC’s of DBS

Join a free national webinar, hosted by the American Parkinsons Disease Association (APDA), on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 10:00am-11:00am PDT, for an expert perspective to help you better understand deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery. This program is designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, family members, and care partners. Please share this invitation with anyone in your support network whom you feel will benefit from this information.

June 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

June 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

Many caregivers cannot leave home due to caregiving responsibilities. You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home. Join either live or view the archived version within a few day of the live webinar (in most cases). All webinars listed are free.  Here is a webinar that be of interest to caregivers in June 2018…

June 2018 Webinars About Parkinson’s

June 2018 Webinars About Parkinson’s

You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  All webinars listed are free. All times listed are Pacific Time. Here are webinars that may be of interest to those living with Parkinson’s in June 2018...

June 2018 – Parkinson’s Support Group Mtgs – Guest Speakers/Programs – Northern and Central California

June 2018 – Parkinson’s Support Group Mtgs – Guest Speakers/Programs – Northern and Central California

Here's what's happening at a Northern and Central California Parkinson’s Disease (PD) support group near you in June 2018...