Resource Links

Internet resources on Parkinson’s Disease: Important web-sites you can research more on

A wealth of electronic resources about Parkinson’s, with an extensive catalog of on-line seminars available to the public from the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation:

http://www.pdf.org/en/pd_online_education

Another very informative and straightforward web-page on Parkinson’s Disease

http://www.patient.co.uk/health/parkinsons-disease

Multiple resource page of “Parkinson’s voices” organization, including especially short but very evocative testimonies of PD patients and family members

http://www.parkinsons-voices.eu/home

And another similar page with short, moving testimonies of PD patients and family members:

http://www.pdf.org/en/personal_stories

http://www.lifestylesover50.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2636&Itemid=120

Info on Parkinson’s support group meetings in the Lehigh Valley:  e.g. Wed. Mar 20 Parkinson’s Support Group St. Luke’s Hospital Allentown campus 17th and Hamilton St. Refreshments 6 – 6:30, presentation 6:30 – 7:30
Different topics related to PD.

YouTube educational videos:

What are the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease?   Butler Hospital

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHDFQfmkKlg

10 key non-movement symptoms of Parkinson’s that everybody ought to know about

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h78x80xAMEk

An extremely informative,  superb 1 hour video produced by UCLA Medical school:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYRCexa5FCk

Gentle exercise program designed for Parkinson’s patients

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEiupqJDugA

Words of wisdom and experience from a veteran Parkinson’s patient

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDm5AYJrFFI

Links courtesy of Fr. Thomas Kevin Kraft OP