Parkinson’s Support Group meets Nov. 1


SPRING VALLEY - St. Margaret’s support group for persons affected by Parkinson’s disease will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 1 in the hospital’s First Floor Presentation Room. This month’s speaker will be pharmacist Amanda Broadus, who will talk about medications used to treat Parkinson’s and drugs currently in the pipeline.

This support group offers emotional support, socialization and an opportunity to share information with others who are affected by Parkinson’s disease. The group meets regularly every first Monday of the month. Spouses, family members, caregivers, and friends are welcome to attend. Free valet parking is provided, and wheelchairs are available in the hospital.

For more information, please contact (815) 434-7114.