Parkinson’s Resources

Additional PD Links and Resources

PD Avengers

Navigating Parkinson’s:

Your Guide to the Early Years

Exercise is Medicine Canada:

Physical Activity for Older Adults Document

Nutrition & Parkinson’s Educational Event

with Registered Dietician & Diabetes Educator, Dawne LaChapelle. (April 13th, 2022)

Parkinson Canada Webinar:

Get Moving! Parkinson’s & Exercise Mini-Expo

Expert Speaker: Orla Hares

Lived Experience Speaker: Tim Hague Sr.

Parkinson’s Foundation Hospital Safety Guide

Based on the Parkinson’s Foundation Hospital Care Recommendations, this guide is designed for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD), their care partners and loved ones to prepare for and navigate a hospital stay.

The Every Victory Counts manual created by the Davis Phinney Foundation is the gold standard in Parkinson’s education. Not only is it one of the most comprehensive documents and extremely easy to read and use… it is also completely Free. The Davis Phinney Foundation is dedicated to helping you live well with Parkinson’s thus makes this resource available at no cost. We at U-Turn Parkinson’s heartily endorse this excellent manual because we believe sound knowledge will help you live your best!

The Michael J Fox Foundation is a leader in the dedication to finding a cure for Parkinson’s and ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson’s Disease today. Their website provides extensive information on how to live well with Parkinson’s and further resources to understanding PD.

MJFF Exercice Guide

Make Your Move: Exercise for brain health and life with Parkinson’s

The Lancet Neurology Journal

The Lancet is the leading journal in clinical neurology. They publish articles and reviews that advocate change in, or illuminate, clinical practice.

Global, regional, and national burden of Parkinson’s disease, 1990-2016: a systemic analysis for the Global Burden of the Disease Study 2016