Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, meaning that symptoms continue and worsen over time. It is a neurodegenerative disease. Movement is normally controlled by dopamine, a chemical that carries signals between the nerves in the brain. When cells that normally produce dopamine die, the

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Aging and Memory Loss

It can be scary to think about memory changes as we age and how it affects everyday life! We all will have some memory changes as we get older, but, for some people, Alzheimer’s and Dementia are unwelcoming words. As with any other medical condition, early detection,Read more

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a bone disease. The word ‘osteoporosis’ literally means ‘porous bones’. It is a bone disorder characterized by decreased bone strength as a result of reduced bone quantity and quality. A person with osteoporosis has an increased risk of breaking a bone (fracturing) easily. Risk Factors

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