Chinatown Public Forum 2023: Understanding and Treating Freezing of Gait

Understanding and Treating Freezing of Gait This presentation was given to the Sydney Chinatown support group in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. ...

Shepparton Public Forum 2023: Recent Clinical Trials for Non-Motor Symptoms in PD

Recent Clinical Trials for Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease Non-motor symptoms are very common in Parkinson’s Disease (PD) and include issues...

Non-Motor Symptoms

Watch Prof Simon Lewis giving an overview on the Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease to the Parkinson’s Support Group in Kiama,...

Novel treatments for Alzheimer’s

Research is identifying the key factors that are driving Alzheimer’s and this is certainly offering more hope for developing effective treatments....

Modifiable Risk Factors for Dementia

Whilst the number of people with Dementia is rising worldwide this may not be the whole story. Research is identifying that...

Comparing Parkinson’s Disease and Lewy Body Dementia

Same same…but different. Both Parkinson’s and Lewy Body Dementia share similar pathologies when studied down the microscope and clinically they can...

Tips for long haul travel

Concerns around long haul travel are often heightened in people with Neurodegenerative conditions like Dementia, Parkinson’s and related diseases. Identifying strategies...

Pregnancy in Parkinson’s Disease

Pregnancy is not a frequent topic in Parkinson’s patients but with around 5% of patients being under 40y, this issue does...

Professor Simon Lewis - Neurologist

Living with Parkinson’s Disease: A Survivor’s Guide

Check out this video, which is intended to give people living with Parkinson’s some tips on how to live the best...

Sundowning in Alzheimer’s Disease

Sleep-wake disturbances are common in Alzheimer’s disease and can lead to great distress.  The most frequently seen phenomenon is sundowning where...