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Muhammad Ali’s Fight with Parkinson’s

REPOSTED from PAhomepage.com Published 06/06 2016 KINGSTON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE) - The tremors are sometimes hard to deal with. "This right arm doesn’t stop shaking most of time," said Raymond Dearmitt. He says it's more than just the shaking. "Right now, I'm losing my taste buds and smell," said Dearmitt. He's had Parkinson's disease [...]

By | June 7th, 2016|Categories: General News, Heinz Rehab, Media, Parkinson's Disease|Comments Off on Muhammad Ali’s Fight with Parkinson’s

Loud & Proud: Therapy Programs at John Heinz Help Those with Parkinson’s Disease

Re-posted from The Times Leader She has strength in her voice and a solid range of motion — and always a smile on her face. Although 81-year-old Rose Ostopick was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease a year and a half ago she’s been taking steps — big ones — to help improve her health. “I’m speaking louder, [...]

By | October 23rd, 2012|Categories: Parkinson's Disease|0 Comments

Mayor Chris Doherty Proclaims April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month in Scranton

Mayor Christopher A. Doherty today proclaimed April 2012 as Parkinson's Awareness Month in the City of Scranton. Parkinson's Disease is a disorder of the brain that leads to shaking, difficulty in movement and coordination, and is one of the most common nervous system disorders. Although it sometimes occurs in young adults, it most often develops after [...]

By | April 17th, 2012|Categories: Parkinson's Disease|0 Comments