Is Postherpetic Neuralgia Pain Targeting You?

If you have chronic postherpetic neuralgia pain find out how you could participate in a medical research study.

Local doctors are currently conducting a medical research study of investigational pain medication for individuals with moderate to severe chronic pain due to postherpetic neuralgia (PHN).

To be eligible for this study, you must:

  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Be medically diagnosed with PHN
  • Have moderate to severe chronic pain due to PHN

All study related visits,

Top Doctors of 2012 Recognition – US News/Health

 

Michael M. Tuchman, M.D., FAAN was recently named one of the U.S. News Top Doctors 2012.   You can review this listing by clicking here and entering the physician’s specialty and location.

The U.S. News Top Doctors listing was “developed in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.,

Caregiver Tips to Relieve Stress

 Are you a Caregiver?  Try These Mental Activities to Help Tame Stress

As a caregiver of a person with dementia or any degenerative neurological condition, you might experience a lot of stress and mental fatigue. Taking care of such patients requires a tremendous amount of physical work as well as mental stability,

Grand Re-opening of Memory Unit at Prosperity Oaks

Michael M. Tuchman, M.D., FAAN will be speaking at the Grand Re-opening Ceremony of Memory Unit, Prosperity Oaks at 1:15 p.m.

What:  Grand Re-Opening Ceremony of Memory Unit

When:  August 22, 2012 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Where:  Prosperity Oaks, 11381 Prosperity Farms Road  Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

 

2012 Alzheimer’s Educational Conference

Join Caregivers, healthcare professionals, and advocates that the Annual National Summit  Thursday, May 31 & Friday, June 1, 2012 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center.  Dr. Michael Tuchman will be speaking on Thursday, May 31st, 2012 from 1:45 – 3:00 p.m.  For more information, please visit the Alzheimer’s Community Care website by clicking here.

Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease or PD is a neurodegenerative disorder; it may progress slowly but worsens over time.  Symptoms in the advanced stages of this disease can include slowed movements, tremors, and memory loss.  Many sufferers find themselves increasingly dependent on their caregivers as their condition declines.   No cure for PD has been discovered, but medications are available to reduce the effects of its symptoms.