Nurturing Friendships at WPC One Buddy at a Time

Everyone could use a travel companion, especially when you’re venturing out of your normal stomping grounds. For people with Parkinson’s traveling abroad to World Parkinson Congress (WPC) in Montreal, for example, managing Parkinson’s symptoms compounded by possible language barriers makes relationships and conversations that much more challenging. Parkinson Society Canada (PSC) and the World Parkinson … Read more

Online Learning Module Helps Family Physicians Treat Parkinson’s Patients

Parkinson Society Canada has been promoting the Canadian Guidelines on Parkinson’s Disease since the launch in summer of 2012. The materials have been promoted at medical and aging conferences, through publications and in partnership with the Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences.  Now more than 65,000 doctors and clinicians across the country are learning how to … Read more