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3 Ways to Use Diet to Manage Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Although Parkinson’s disease has no cure, there are many lifestyle factors you can change to help manage it. Diet and nutrition play a crucial role in all aspects of bodily function, and the team at Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson’s&...read more
CAP Member Highlight: Joe Kelley, Marlborough, Connecticut
Joe, who is 59-years old, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease 6 years ago.  Joe is the CAP State Delegation Leader. He is married and the father of two sons, and lives in Bethany, CT.  Joe has been a member of the Bethany V...read more
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Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson's, Non-Profit Organizations, Support Groups, Charities & Donations, Marlborough, Connecticut
(860) 266-6040
Defined by doctors as a disease that affects the way you move, Parkinson’s disease, which is linked to decreased dopamine production, affects as many as 1 million Americans. Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson’s (CAP) is a non-profit, 50...
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January Message from CAP Chairman, Karl Hespeler , Marlborough, Connecticut
As the New Year begins, I find the desire to set new goals and try to change my mind set on certain issues.  I always try to start with a positive attitude. In this regard, I wo...read more
3 Ways Exercise Fights Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s disease ranks among the most common late-life neurodegenerative diseases, and also affects younger people, as well (About 10%-20% of those diagnosed with Parkinson’s...read more
Research Shows Nanowired Drugs Could Treat Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s is one of the leading neurodegenerative diseases. With no cure, treatment options and management vary from patient to patient. Researchers continue to look for ...read more
Should You Participate in a Clinical Trial for Parkinson’s?, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s disease is an extremely complex condition. Because there is no cure, there are constant clinical trials being conducted. For patients that are unable to manage their...read more
3 Coping Skills for a Partner That Has Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
If your loved one is suffering from a serious medical condition like Parkinson’s disease, it can be emotionally difficult to accept it and reshape aspects of your...read more
CAP Member Highlight: Ray Figlewski, Marlborough, Connecticut
In 2006, Ray Figlewski was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.  The dancing that he had loved so much up to that point had begun to elude him – “losing my coordination” he says ...read more
December Message from CAP Chairman, Karl Hespeler, Marlborough, Connecticut
CAP’s Gala on Saturday, November 18th at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville, CT was a rousing success. Four hundred and thirty people enjoyed a fun-filled evening complete with a live...read more
3 Tips for Choosing a Health Care Team to Manage Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Nothing replaces an effective health care team, especially when managing conditions like Parkinson’s disease. Patients require an extensive and varied amount of care, but understandi...read more
Research Reveals Role of LRRK2 Gene in Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s disease is one of the most heavily researched health conditions. It has no cure and leaves patients immobile and unable to care for themselves as it progresses....read more
3 Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Living with Parkinson’s disease affects every aspect of your life and drastically limits your abilities. While there is no cure for this movement disorder, there are treatment option...read more
3 Early Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s disease is one of the most prevalent neurological disorders, and watching a loved one endure its progression is heartbreaking. Early treatment is imperative, which i...read more
November CAP Advocacy Efforts Update with Steve DeWitte, Marlborough, Connecticut
In September, I attended (and was part of Planning Committee) a four day program in Grand Rapids, Michigan.   I serve as an advisor to the Cure Parkinson’s Trust UK, who in...read more
November Message from CAP Chairman, Karl Hespeler, Marlborough, Connecticut
CAP’s inaugural newsletter in October was very well received.  Thank you all for your positive feedback. We are doing the very best we can to provide local support to those figh...read more
What Causes Parkinson’s Disease?, Marlborough, Connecticut
Parkinson’s disease is a debilitating and emotionally painful condition that affects many people. This progressive nervous system disorder is a constant topic of medical researc...read more
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