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Peterson Voices are Growing Stronger

Peterson Voices are Growing Stronger

Studies suggest that singing interventions have the potential to increase vocal loudness, respiratory muscle strength, and voice-related quality of life...
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My Story: Marsha Dunn

My Story: Marsha Dunn

PFP had the opportunity to learn about Marsha Dunn’s Parkinson’s Journey. Marsha is a native Tennessean, graduating from Antioch High...
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Calcium & Vitamin D: What is their relationship to Parkinson’s (PD)?

Calcium & Vitamin D: What is their relationship to Parkinson’s (PD)?

Calcium and Vitamin D are nutrients that are an important part to a healthy diet, but do they play a...
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Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s Hosts 3rd Annual Navigating the Parkinson’s Path

Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s Hosts 3rd Annual Navigating the Parkinson’s Path

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Follow Peterson Foundation for Parkinson's on Facebook: @PetersonFoundation For the third year the Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s...
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Tips for Cooking with Parkinson’s

Tips for Cooking with Parkinson’s

“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.” -George Bernard Shaw Enjoying a meal is a simple pleasure...
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Exercise and Parkinson’s

Exercise and Parkinson’s

Exercise is an important part of anyone living a healthy lifestyle. For people living with Parkinson’s Disease exercise is medicine!...
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Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Parkinson’s Awareness Month

April is Parkinson’s Awareness month. This month is all about raising awareness about Parkinson’s and the available resources developed to...
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Art & Parkinson’s

Art & Parkinson’s

In February 2019, the Peterson Painters was established. The Peterson Painters is a creative art support group for people with...
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Care Partner Resources

Care Partner Resources

When someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's (PD), he/she is usually able to continue to provide self-care for some time.  However,...
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COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine

  Many of our support group members have been asking a lot of questions about COVID-19, the COVID-19 vaccine, and...
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My Story: Brent & Tami Peterson

My Story: Brent & Tami Peterson

Brent and Tami began their journey with Parkinson’s in 2002, when Brent was first diagnosed. At that time, he was...
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5 Tips to Make Your Home Parkinson’s Friendly

5 Tips to Make Your Home Parkinson’s Friendly

Patients with Parkinson’s (PD) experience mobility issues and moving easily around the home can be difficult. PFP’s Cookeville Support Group...
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Tips for Surviving the Winter with Parkinson’s

Tips for Surviving the Winter with Parkinson’s

Parkinson's (PD) can increase an individual’s sensitivity to cold temperatures, and winter weather can make it harder to stay warm....
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Wellness Matters – Immune Boosters

Wellness Matters – Immune Boosters

‘Tis the season - for colds, flu, and the continuation of the Covid-19 pandemic. By this point we all know...
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