Located in the San Francisco East Bay area of California with chapters in Walnut Creek and Pleasanton.
March Virtual Program
Now available on Meetings Page
Lunch and Learn programs:
Wed, April 21
Topic: Deep Brain Stimulation
Mary Cochran Abraham, NP
Kaiser Permanente Memory Center
Wed, May 19
Topic: Parkinson’s Disease –
More Than Motor Symptoms
Stephen E. Hall, MD
UCSF Dept of Psychiatry
Recording from March
Lunch and Learn on Meetings Page
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Category Archives: Stories
Thanks Ronnie for finding this and to the Davis Phinney Foundation for the article. Check out their other articles. November 21, 2016 Gathering with family and friends to share a special meal is … Continue reading
RonnieGram: Robin Williams did not have Parkinson’s disease. He had Lewy body disease. This heartbreaking article is directed to clinicians. But the missed diagnosis and the pathos of his widow Susan’s story can resonate with many of us. Mrs. Susan … Continue reading
RonnieGram: Peripheral neuropathy is disorder of nerve(s) apart from the brain and spinal cord. Patients with peripheral neuropathy may have tingling, numbness, unusual sensations, weakness, or burning pain in the affected area. Oftentimes, the symptoms are symmetrical and involve both … Continue reading
RonnieGram: This is a blog about one man’s DBS experience in the UK. http://dbsacompletenobrainer.co.uk/Wordpress/ DBS – A Complete No Brainer Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Disease – Before and After So, what’s it all about? Hello there, and thanks for … Continue reading