Healthcare Communications Graph: The APDA has created a tool to track and graph PD symptoms, which can be helpful when communicating with your healthcare providers. Visit https://www.apdaparkinson.org/what-is-parkinsons/symptoms/ to learn more about the tool.
New Survey Available: The APDA is seeking your input! A short survey has been put together to seek information about the programs & support that the APDA offers. The survey can be found at http://www.aoic.net/APDAsurvey2017/ and is available until August 31.
Live Streaming Exercise Classes: A number of our exercise classes are now available for you to participate in from home using the internet. Visit stlapda.org/live to see a schedule of live streamed classes or to access our archive.
New Exercise Classes: We have a number of new exercise classes available- including a new class in O’Fallon, MO! Visit stlapda.org and click on the ‘Classes & Groups’ tab to view learn more.
Clinical Trials: If you’re interested in participating in a clinical trial, check out the Clinical Trials section of our bulletin board in the office.
Webinars Available: The APDA will be broadcasting a webinar on July 20, 2017 from 8:00-9:00 am CST. The webinar is for medical professionals and offers CMEs. If you’re interested in viewing the webinar, it will be available at http://www.albany.edu/sph/cphce/phl_0717.shtml. There are also a number of different webinars available to everyone impacted by Parkinson’s, including the Michael J. Fox Third Thursday series and the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation’s PD ExpertBriefings.
August Link Newsletter: The next edition of our Chapter’s newsletter, The LiNK, will be out in early August. Be checking your mailboxes soon for a look at the latest news!