NWPF

Wellness CenterNovember 2012

Dear Wellness Member,

November is our month for Thanksgiving and a time for appreciation. November is also National Caregiver’s month. Sometimes it is easy to get wrapped up in our own difficulties and concerns and in the process overlook those closest to us that have offered their hand in support.  

We are all caregivers, carepartners or need a caregiver some time in our life in our life. Therefore this edition, Caring for the Caregiver, is for all of us. 

  • Self-Care. Be sure to take care of yourself
  • Be Prepared.  Print these documents to organize you and your family’s medical information and be prepared for medical and hospital visits.
  • Navigating healthcare. Tips to make doctor's visits easier.
  • Simple pleasures. Sights, sounds and scents. Simple pleasures for the caregiver

Join our blog PDCommunity!  
Caregivers are invited to join our blog to get and share the answers you need to important questions about living your best with PD. Joining is just a click away.

Monique L. Giroux, MDMonique L. Giroux, MD
Medical Director, Northwest Parkinson's Foundation

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