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Parkinson’s Disease Nutrition: Why is it Relevant?

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Humans are parasites of the planet. We need the planet, but it doesn't need us. In order to survive, we must take in minerals, molecules and organisms from the environment. Nutrition is the study of t…
March 03, 2014

Nutrition

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There is no special PD diet other than a wholesome balanced diet. One diet, the Mediterranean diet does reduce the risk of brain disease including: Parkinson's Alzheimer's Stroke Depression The foll…
February 21, 2014

Coconut Oil

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2012/02/coconut-oil/

I am wondering about coconut oil. A friend has been encouraging me to take it. Since I haven’t heard any headlline news about it I wonder if it would really help my Parkinsons.
February 01, 2012

Coffee reduces risk of Parkinson’s. What about other foods?

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2012/06/coffee-reduces-risk-of-parkinsons-what-about-other-foods/

A recent report at the 2012 American Academy Meeting suggested that greater than 3 large cups of coffee could protect against development of brain Lewy body disease.
June 24, 2012

Top 10 Foods for Parkinson’s (and counting!)

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The following are a list of top 10 foods for PD and the reason(s) why:
September 17, 2012

Should I take Coenzyme Q10 for my Parkinson’s?

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2012/07/should-i-take-coenzyme-q10-for-my-parkinsons/

Coenzyme Q (CoQ10) is and over the counter dietary supplement. Our body’s cells produce Coenzyme Q 10 but this decreases with age and some diseases like Parkinson’s.
July 29, 2012

Antioxidant Diet

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2014/04/antioxidant-diet/

Oxygen. We need it to live and breathe. Oxygen is used by cells to create energy and drive many metabolic and chemical reactions. So what is oxidative stress and why is it harmful? Oxidation occurs a…
April 04, 2014

Dairy & Gut Health in PD

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2014/04/dairty-gut-health-in-pd/

Dairy is anything derived from the milk of a mammal. Cheese, cream, butter, yogurt, ice cream, sour cream, cottage cheese, caramel sauce, hollandaise sauce, chowder. The highest consumers are in the U…
April 07, 2014

Protein’s effect on medicine

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/blog/2012/02/proteins-effect-on-medicine/

I heard that protein interferes with my medicine. Should I be restricting protein?
February 01, 2012

Could Blueberries Help Treat Parkinson's Disease?

http://www.nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2014/04/could-blueberries-help-treat-parkinsons-disease/

Past studies have suggested that blueberries may help reduce our risk of diabetes and heart attack. Now, researchers from Memorial University of Newfoundland in Canada suggest the fruit could help tre…
April 14, 2014

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