Wednesday, December 14, 2011

RESOURCE LIST & DONATION APPEAL

The listing of resources for information on Essential Tremor and Parkinson's including symptoms, treatment, and support groups as well as deep brain stimulation is included in my book.  I have decided to share it here so that it will be available to as many people as possible.  I would like to ask my readers to consider donating to any of the organizations (with an *) below, perhaps in the name of a friend or relative who is or has been afflicted by one of these diseases.  I hope you will agree that this would be a wonderful Christmas gift.

1. Michael J. Fox Foundation* (http://www.michaeljfox.org/)
2. National Parkinson Foundation* (http://www.parkinson.org/)
3. Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center Movement Disorder Clinic*
4. American Parkinson’s Disease Association* (http://www.apdaparkinson.org/userND/%20index.asp)
6. National Young Onset Center* (http://www.youngparkinsons.org/)
8. International Essential Tremor Foundation* (http://www.essentialtremor.org/)
9. Davis Phinney Foundation* (http://www.davisphinneyfoundation.org/)
10. Parkinson Association of the Rockies* (http://www.parkinsonrockies.org/)
11. List of Parkinsons organizations worldwide: (http://www.pdcaregiver.org/Parkinsons_Organizations.html)
12. To get contact information for Parkinson’s organizations and support groups in your area go to: http://www.parkinson.org/Search%20Pages/Search.aspx?pSearchOpt=Local and http://www.apdaparkinson.org/userND/ChapterLocation.asp
13. For a referral to a movement disorder specialist in your area, contact the Movement Disorder Society in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at 414-276-2145.

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