Feet to the Fire Writers Workshop

Web Info Links https://www.feettothefirewriters.com/for-seniors https://www.facebook.com/onfirewriters/ Join Us for a Stroll Down Memory Lane Feet to the Fire Writers’ Workshops® offers a place to belong in a circle of writers.  Through weekly motivation by a skilled writing instructor, you will “find your feet” and be able to share with others in an…

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The Parkinson’s Buddy Program

What is the Buddy Program: The Buddy Program is an educational program that pairs first-year medical students with people diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.   Buddies are  matched for one calendar year, and are asked to meet for approximately 2-3 hours a month. The program aims to: Educate medical students on Parkinson’s…

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Tony Garrett – Evansville

Tony began having tremors in his 20’s.  He had his suspicions but didn’t secure a diagnosis until more than a decade later — Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease, or YOPD.  Tony and his family had so many questions but even after multiple trips to Vanderbilt University hoping for answers, Vanderbilt could…

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Duopa: Continuing the Journey – July 18, 2018

Duopa: Continuing the Journey DUOPA (carbidopa and levodopa) enteral suspension is a prescription medicine used for treatment of advanced Parkinson’s disease. DUOPA contains two medicines carbidopa and levodopa. The program is intended for patients and caregivers. PROGRAM FLYER Wednesday July 18, 2018 Program and Dinner 6:00 PM Coals Artisan Pizza…

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The Greatest – written by John Baumann

As Muhammad Ali was (in)famous for saying, “I am the Greatest.” Pretty bold statement from definitely a bold individual. And he did not limit it to boxing. As to being born “the greatest,” I imagine that he would have said that he had the raw talent inside him, but he…

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Eat, Drink & Play

The Parkinson Support Center appreciates the support and commitment of our community. It is because of you that we can serve all of Kentucky and Indiana. Below is a list of shared sales fundraising events that have been planned by constituents in efforts to support this great cause. If you or…

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Painting with Parkinson’s May 19, 2018

Join us as we Paint and Brunch! Let’s paint through motor symptoms such as Tremors, Rigidity, and Bradykinesia. Do I need artistic talent to complete the painting? No!  – An artist will guide you step-by-step through your painting while you socialize & express yourself! Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM…

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