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Community Voices
October 1, 2022

“PD Support Groups Are My Soul Nourishment” – A Group Leader’s Story

It started when Cindy Bittker called our hotline. Every Monday, PMD Alliance holds virtual “office hours”—one-on-one guidance and support for prospective and practicing support group…
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Lists
October 1, 2022

Top 7 Birthday Songs

It’s our 7th birthday! Let’s turn up the music and have a party! Here are our favorite birthday songs for celebrating a new year around…
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Community Voices
August 30, 2022

Young, Hispanic, Female–and Living with Parkinson’s

“In the collective imagination, Parkinson’s is a man’s disease.”– Sabela Avión, Cofounder, Con P de Párkinson When Sabela Avión was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2014,…
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Lists
August 30, 2022

9 Most Popular Types of Yoga

Yoga can help you deepen your relaxation and ease stress; strengthen your body; improve your balance, flexibility, and mental clarity; and cultivate a practice of…
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Community Voices
August 30, 2022

“We Need APPs” – A Physician’s Take on Advanced Practice Providers

“I was born in Egypt, in Cairo,” Mohamed Elkasaby, MD, told me, describing his international journey in pursuit of a broad perspective on medical training.…
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In The News
August 30, 2022

Public Policy Update

Anxious to get back home to start campaigning for the November midterm elections, Congress took bold action to advance President Biden’s legislative agenda in August…
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Community Voices
August 1, 2022

Unexpected Grace: DBS Triggered Her Creative Awakening 

The last time Jennifer Thomas, who goes by Niffie, remembers drawing anything, she was in elementary school: “I think I drew a tree,” she laughed.…
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