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S2E4: Caring for the Caregiver

How do you take care of the caregiver? As the pandemic stretches onward, nurses who were already short-manned are struggling with fatigue, complicated grief, and burnout. We talk about some of the challenges, self-care measures, and how we as a community can support our bedside heroes.

A diagram of the brain showing the substantia nigra, the part of the brain that declines in Parkinson's Disease.

S2E2: Parkinson’s Disease

Symptoms of Parkinson's disease develop slowly over several years, and can include shaking, stiffness, difficulty with walking, balance and coordination. It is caused by degeneration neurons in a specific part of the brain called substantia nigra that secrete dopamine, an important brain chemical...

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