Crissanka

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Name: Crissanka Christadoss
Date registered: February 5, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Live it! Spring 2014 — May 21, 2014
  2. Giving Back – Live it! Magazine – Winter 2013/Winter 2014 — December 23, 2013
  3. Fall 2013 – Live it! Featuring Rolando and Gina Chaves — October 7, 2013
  4. Lost Cause Motorcycle Group Raises Over $40,000 for the Iowa Chapter — August 26, 2013
  5. Iowa Chapter Board Directors in Des Moines Register — April 24, 2013

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May 21

Live it! Spring 2014

Living Well with Young Onset Parkinson’s Featuring Deb Wityk, Andrew Duarte and Terry Hertges    

Dec 23

Giving Back – Live it! Magazine – Winter 2013/Winter 2014

Live it

Our Winter 2013/2014 issue is out! Featuring Elaine Baxter of Burlington, Iowa as our cover story. Elaine had an active career in politics and continues to be an advocate for her community by bringing Parkinson’s exercise classes and events to the area. Click on the image to be taken to the online version of Live …

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Oct 07

Fall 2013 – Live it! Featuring Rolando and Gina Chaves

Read the new issue of Live it! Fall 2013 Featuring Iowa Chapter Co-President Gina Chaves and Board Director Rolando Chaves and their 500 mile journey through northern Spain to raise funds and awareness for the American Parkinson Disease Association. Click on the image below for the electronic version.

Aug 26

Lost Cause Motorcycle Group Raises Over $40,000 for the Iowa Chapter

The Lost Cause Motorcycle Group, led by Chad and Kristen Pierson of Hubbard, Iowa, raised over $40,000 for the Iowa Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association. On Saturday, August 24, 2013 the group held their annual Shake, Rattle and Roll fundraiser, a motorcycle ride from Roland, IA to Kamrar, IA to Story City, IA. Motorcycle …

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Apr 24

Iowa Chapter Board Directors in Des Moines Register

Chaves Family pursuing 500 mile walk in Spain

Health Profile: Walk in Spain will raise Parkinson’s awarenessby ESTELA VILLANUEVA-WHITMAN, Special to The Register     Rolando Chaves was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in June 2005, six months after noticing a tremor in a finger. He has undergone deep brain stimulation twice to control symptoms. While his speech has slowed, he continues to exercise …

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Mar 27

Emergency ID Cards

In case of emergency – you might want to have these on hand! Download an Emergency ID Card for a person with Parkinson’s Download and Emergency ID Card for a Caregiver

Feb 16

In the News: Delay the Disease Making an Impact in Muscatine, Iowa

John Schaub, far left, of Muscatine, Wayne Carriell of Atalissa, Ralph Daniello, of Letts, and Jerry Geoghegan use light weights as they exercise with Anthony Krumbholz during a class especially for people with Parkinson’s diseaseWednesday morning at the Muscatine Community Y.

MUSCATINE, Iowa — Leading classes to help people with Parkinson’s disease to do better with their flexibility and balance is   something Anthony Krumbholz does in part to honor his father. Krumbholz, a 34-year-old Muscatine firefighter, leads Delay the Disease classes at the Muscatine Community Y twice each week. His father, John, who lives with …

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