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Parkinson's Foundation Georgia seeks to:

  • Provide programs that support those living with Parkinson's disease (PD) and their caregivers,
  • Educate those affected by PD about the entire spectrum of the disease and,
  • Serve as a bridge between people with PD and their healthcare providers, to help patients and families get the best care possible.

With a unique focus on the benefits of exercise for those living with PD, Parkinson's Foundation Georgia:

Parkinson's Foundation Georgia

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Parkinson’s Foundation Georgia is dedicated to making life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. With a unique focus on the benefits of exercise for those living with PD, we manage a network of community-based exercise programs in greater Atlanta and provide education and outreach to the medical community about the emerging body of research indicating that exercise can change the brain and positively impact PD symptoms.
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Swallowing Changes

Changes in speaking, chewing and swallowing are common in Parkinson’s disease (PD) and can interfere with important parts of life, such as the ability to eat well. But they don’t always have obvious signs, and many people with PD are not aware of these difficulties, or don’t know how to describe them.

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