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Parkinsons Advice

Address details
Organisation Parkinsons UK North Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield
Address Methodist Church Hall South Parade Sutton Coldfield
B72 1QY
Birmingham
Contact details
Email sectparkinsonsnorthbirmingham@gmail.com
Phone 0121 323 4121
Website http://www.parkinsons.org.uk

Everyone's experience of living with Parkinson's is different. But there are lots of issues and challenges that are shared by many people living with the condition.
Here is some information on topics we're frequently asked about and tips on living with Parkinson's day-to-day.
We also have a range of free publications about all aspects of living with Parkinson's.

Exercise
The benefits of exercise for people with Parkinson's, how to find a local exercise class, exercising at home and research into Parkinson's and exercise

Diet
Diet and Parkinson's, planning when to eat and take medication, managing weight loss or dealing with weight gain, special equipment and useful contacts

Driving
The impact of Parkinson's on driving, your legal requirements, car insurance, car adaptations and useful contacts

Work and money
Making employment decisions, welfare benefits and grants, and the rights of people with Parkinson's and their carers

Relationships and family life
How Parkinson's may affect relationships - with your partner if you have one, your family, any children or grandchildren, friends, colleagues and people you meet

Holidays and travel
Things to consider before travelling, tips that may help your holidays go smoothly and what to look out for when you're arranging travel insurance

Help with getting online
Some of the options to help you understand more about technology and devices that can make it easier when you're online

Equipment and aids
Home adaptation, how to get your needs assessed, the cost of mobility equipment and disability aids and useful contacts

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Categories Health Advice and Guidance
Gender both
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Last updated: Oct 25, 2018 16:51

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