Yoga and Parkinson’s: Toward a Mind-Body Harmony

Yoga: A Wellness Solution and Its Relevance for Those with Parkinson’s Disease. Yoga, originating from ancient India, is a millennia-old discipline that has gradually become democratized worldwide. Combining physical postures, breathing techniques, and meditation, yoga is seen not only as a form of exercise but also as a spiritual and holistic practice. So, why is […]

Parkinson’s Journey 2023, a success and it’s not over yet!

A Wave of Solidarity at Parkinson’s Journey 2023Let’s keep making a difference! On September 10th, Lafontaine Park lit up with smiles, hope, and solidarity during our annual event, Parkinson’s Journey 2023. We were deeply moved by the turnout and generosity of all the participants, who breathed life into this exceptional event for the benefit of […]

Our team is growing: welcome to Marie!

The Parkinson Montreal-Laval team is very pleased to welcome Marie Corbeil as a caregiver advisor. Dynamic and committed, Marie joins the team with a great experience in the field of health and research and a great motivation to best meet the needs of caregivers. In order to get to know her, Marie agreed to answer […]

Let’s move forward together: PML presents its XMAS calendar!

The countdown to the holidays has begun and for the occasion, the Parkinson’s Montreal-Laval team is pleased to offer you its XMAS calendar. Every day, visit our website or our social networks to discover a new box that will reveal stories, useful information and many other surprises! With this XMAS calendar, we would like to […]

Parkinson’s Journey: Claudie took up the challenge!

Congratulations to Claudie Séguin who has successfully met the challenge she set herself as part of the Parkinson’s Journey 2021! After several months of preparation (and despite a few unforeseen difficulties), Claudie completed a 25-kilometer run, followed by a 5-kilometer walk with her father who lives with Parkinson’s disease. Her motivation, commitment and determination enabled […]

Together it’s better: on the road with TANDEM

Parkinson Montreal-Laval launches its new twinning program Successful challenge for the twinning project! After a 3-month pilot project this winter, which enabled 10 twinning pairs to be set up, Parkinson Montréal-Laval is taking things to the next level with TANDEM, a twinning program between two persons living with Parkinson’s disease. The concept? To bring together […]

A daily rhythm with Parkinson’s

3 questions to Yvan Demers who has been living with Parkinson’s for 6 years On International Dance Day, we met with Yvan Demers, a dance passionate who talks about his daily life with Parkinson’s disease with poetry and humor. He delivers a touching and inspiring story with a nice dose of good mood. To begin, […]

Photo Challenge – Beautiful pictures of solidarity

For International Parkinson’s Day, we launched a photo challenge on social networks! How to participate? Post a photo of tulips on Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #FlowerHope and tagging the Parkinson’s Montreal-Laval account. Photos can also be sent to [email protected]. When? From April 11 to 30, 2021 On April 30, a winner will be […]

Keep moving project: a great team work!

Several partners came together to develop the Keep moving! project, which resulted in a flyer to encourage physical activity for people living with Parkinson’s disease. With the current sanitary context, this project remains more relevant than ever! Thank you to our 4 partners: Parkinson en mouvement, NeuroMotrix, Kinatex Sport physio Rockland et le Centre national […]