How Can Essential Oils Help Aging Adults with Parkinson’s?

There are plenty of natural remedies that can alleviate the symptoms of Parkinson’s. Essential oils are one of the most popular options. They can soothe nerves, promote sleep, and reduce inflammation. The Benefits of Therapeutic Aromatherapy Caregivers can use aromatherapy to help seniors who are experiencing the mental and physical symptoms of Parkinson’s. This type …

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Dementia Care: Parkinson’s and Speech

Steve Lorberbaum: Well, I’d like to welcome you all. Thank you for joining us today on this month’s edition of What’s Your Plan. Basically, I’m the owner of Assisting Hands Home Care Potomac. We, on a monthly basis, bring in somebody who’s an expert in the field of aging to help us understand the process …

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Parkinson’s Disease and Caregiving

Caring for a loved one with Parkinson’s disease can be a challenging job, particularly as the disease progresses. This article from the Family Caregiver Alliance provides information about Parkinson’s, along with suggestions for caregivers. What Is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a progressive, neurological disease that mainly affects movement but can also affect cognition. …

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Parkinson’s Disease in the Elderly

Parkinson’s Disease is the second most common age-related, nerve degenerating disease after Alzheimer’s. Why does Parkinson’s occur more in the elderly? This article from takes a closer look at the various reasons and symptoms to watch for. Parkinson’s disease (PD) is known as an older person’s disease since it is most often diagnosed in …

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Living Successfully with Parkinson’s Disease: Things You Should Know

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is not fatal and no two people with Parkinson’s Disease (PWPD) are alike. While movement can be compromised, PD offers you many opportunities to be creative in carrying on with your daily routine to maintain your quality of life. If you or your loved ones need help, Assisting Hands Home Care Potomac …

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