Parkinson’s conference planned

Published 10:00 pm Tuesday, October 1, 2019

American Parkinson’s Disease Association Minnesota chapter will host a free educational Fall Parkinson’s Conference from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Elks Lodge in Owatonna.

According to a press release, the day’s presentations will focus on surgical treatment options for Parkinson’s disease, rehabilitation and exercise options for people with Parkinson’s and management of symptoms of autonomic dysfunction — including low blood pressure, pain, sleep problems, stress, pain, gastrointestinal issues, etc. in Parkinson’s disease.

The conference will also feature a talk from a person with Parkinson’s who will share his story. Lunch will be served.

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There is no cost to attend the event, but pre-registration is required. Anyone interested in registering can call 651-241-8297.