APDA In The News

What Is Parkinson’s Disease?

A great awareness piece about Parkinson’s disease that promotes the importance of exercise, including personal perspectives from people living with PD and expert commentary from Dr. Rebecca Gilbert.

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Robotic Garment Improves Stride in Patient With Parkinson’s Disease

Article features recent research conducted by Terry Ellis, PhD, PT (a member of APDA’s Scientific Advisory Board) and others at Boston University about a wearable, soft, robotic device that could help patients with PD walk without experiencing freezing of gait. Includes commentary from Dr. Rebecca Gilbert.

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How To Adapt Your Home for Parkinson’s

This article aims to guide people through practical ways to adapt a home in order to make it a safe and accessible space for people with PD. Dr. Rebecca Gilbert provides insight and commentary.

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