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Weekly Announcements: August 14-18

Tremble Clefs Back From Break: Tremble Clefs- St. Louis will return from summer break starting August 19th. Hope to see you there! New Dynamic Standing Exercise Class With Tricia Creel: We’re adding another Dynamic Standing Exercise Class with Tricia Creel on Thursdays from 1:00-2:00 pm. The class will start on August 17. No advanced registration […]

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Weekly Announcements: August 5-11

Cycle Challenge: We have a new fundraiser coming up on Oct. 1! The APDA is partnering with CycleBar for an indoor cycling fundraiser. Visit for more information. Exercise Class Schedule Changes: We will no longer have an Advanced Tai Chi class on Thursdays. If you’re interested in Tai Chi please come to either the […]

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In The News: Debbie Guyer Featured on KTRS 550

Executive Director Debbie Guyer was recently featured on the Sunday morning show “We’re Having a Senior Moment” on KTRS 550. To hear a replay of the interview, visit and click on the audio file from June 18, 2017 at the bottom of the page.  

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In The News: Cycling and Parkinson’s

A segment on tandem bicycling and its effects on people with Parkinson’s was recently featured on NBC Nightly News. If you would like to read the full story, click here to see the article on the NBC Nightly News webpage. 

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In The News: Support Group Leaders

The American Parkinson Disease Association- Greater St. Louis Chapter is grateful to have such amazing support group and exercise class leaders! Two of our support group leaders, Jack Strosnider (South County Support Group) and Carol Weber (Washington Support Group) were each recently profiled by local media for the amazing work they are doing in their […]

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Seniors Count

Seniors Count is a community initiative focused on educating people in St. Louis, St. Louis County and St. Charles County about gaps in coverage affecting older adults in our area and their ability to live independently as they age. One of their major focus areas right now is Proposition S, which will be on the […]

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Dr. Morvarid Karimi

  It is with great sadness that I let you know that Dr. Morvarid Karimi died May 21, 2016, at 1:35 pm.  She was in the hospital with a ruptured aneurysm for the last 3 weeks and had been gradually improving. On the morning of the 21st she had another major brain hemorrhage and died early that afternoon […]

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APDA funded researcher in the news

The American Parkinson Disease Association helps fund research that could lead to new therapies to slow or stop progression of Parkinson’s disease. Read more about a recent breakthrough from the lab of J. Timothy Greenamyre, M.D., Ph.D. at The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine here. 

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