The Shaky Times

You can view the current and past issues of The Shaky Times right here. Click on the month you are interested in and you will be taken to the newsletter.

August 2018 Newsletter

Supporting Your Nervous System

“You Don’t Look Sick”

Ninety Years in a Nutshell

Call for Contributions

July 2018 Newsletter

What is Self-Compassion and Why is it Useful?

Parkinson’s Can Cause an Unusual Breathing Issue

The First Few Minutes

I Do, Too

June 2018 Newsletter

Living and Dying with Grace and Dignity

The Hierarchy of Pain and Parkinson’s

Lightening Struck Her Home

May 2018 Newsletter

Parkinson’s Treatments and Dental Care

3 Ways to Address Your Stress

How to Treat Fainting

April 2018 Newsletter

Electrical-pulse Brain Stimulation
Improves Parkinson’s Patients’ Mid-step Freezing

Having an Attitude of Gratitude

Vitamin B12 Supplement

March 2018 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher:  Do You Feel Apathetic?

Caffeine As A Biomarker for Parkinson’s Disease

Shedding A Tear May Help Diagnose Parkinson’s Disease

February 2018 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher on Depression and Anxiety – Exercise Eases Symptoms

Gut-Brain Axis and Neurodegenerative Disorders

February Meeting Speakers

2018 Annual Dues Reminder

January 2018 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher on relationships between Parkinson’s patients and caregivers

Book and handout recommendations in the library

Member Profiles spotlights Cindy Gershen

How laser equipped shoes may help in walking

December 2017 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher discusses falling and fall prevention

Abraham Raja reminds us the library is closed in December

Member Profiles spotlights Rhona Wanetick,
writer of the RonnieGrams

Norm Bardsley writes on Parkinson’s and Public Policy

An exciting update from “Dance Moves Me!”

Danish Research on Sleep and links to Parkinson’s

November 2017 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher writes on meditation and why it’s helpful with Parkinson’s

Abraham Raja shares a new book and the Handout of the Month

Member Profiles spotlights Lance Gershen, co-president of PNMD

Rock Steady Boxing is featured in Neurology Now

We share information from the Rare Disease Report on the new time released Amantadine

October 2017 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher on the Importance of Community when dealing with Parkinson’s

Abraham Raja welcomes new library volunteers and announces the Handout of the Month program

Janice Ransley reviews Victoria O’Kane’s book, “A Journey to Joy”

Member Profiles features Rynette Raja, caregiver and PNMD Volunteer

Learn How to Shop Amazon Smile and Support PNMD

Volunteers still needed to help with PNMD events

September 2017 PNMD Newsletter

The Neurology and University of Rochester Medical Center reports on how telemedicine can be as effective as in person visits in Parkinson’s Disease

Amy Van Voorhis reviews Atul Gawande’s book, “Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End”

Neurologyadvisor.com writes on how visions changes may be an early indication of Parkinson’s

August 2017 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher writes about Anxiety and Parkinson’s Disease

Wendy Henderson weighs in with another article on anxiety and it’s causes in Parkinson’s

Alan Isaacson reviews John Wolf’s book, “Honey, I Sold the Red Cadillac: Learning to Cope with Lewy Body Dementia”

This month we introduce Member Profiles, stories about PNMD members. Our first story is about Howard Zalkin, co-president of PNMD.

July 2017 PNMD Newsletter

Carol Fisher explores dehydration and what to watch for

Lance Gershen wraps up the Poker Tournament Fundraiser with results and pictures

Carolina Henriques reports on a survey about PD diagnosis and how it affects quality of life

Jeanne Warren reviews John Pepper’s book, “Reverse Parkinson’s Disease”