If you are caring for someone with Parkinson's, it is important to serve the right foods at the right time. It will help optimize the medications' effectiveness and reduce unpleasant symptoms or side effects.
Side Effects of Parkinson's and its Medications
- nausea and vomiting
- constipation or diarrhea
- low blood pressure
- dry mouth
Caregiving Tips for Parkinson's
Recommended foods for Parkinson's
Ena-Charge Fruit Jelly
Description End your meal with this refreshing fruit jelly. Provides a boost of energy for those with poor appetite, or hydration for those who drink very little water (e.g. elderly, or those with swallowing difficulty)....
Soft Fruit Cup
Is your loved one not eating enough during mealtimes? Not drinking a full 8 cups of water either? Try serving a fruity cup jelly to help him/her obtain more energy and stay hydrated. It contains 150...
Simmered Vegetable Puree
Vegetables are so important for us. They provide essential vitamins, minerals, and dietary fiber. Yet, it's one of the least consumed foods in our diet. This results in constipation and nutritional problems. One of the...
Popeye Vegetable Combo
Description This combo of spinach and carrot packs a powerful punch. Spinach is an excellent source of iron, which helps to transport oxygen throughout our body so that our organs work properly. Carrot, on the other hand,...
Description It's a well-known fact that sour foods tend to improve our appetite. That's why we've re-created this Nonya classic in an elder-friendly style - less oily, less spicy, less sour, but retains all the...
Fish with Sweet Plum Dipping Sauce
Description This sweet and tangy oriental plum sauce is a popular sight in Chinese banquets, commonly accompanied by a roast duck. We think it goes perfectly with thick and luscious fillets of white fish too! Try...
Braised Ginger Chicken
Description Ginger has traditionally been used for its many health benefits. For this savoury dish, we've lovingly cooked the chicken meat over a gentle fire, so as to infuse the warmth of the ginger spice...
Description A fine combination of roasted caramelized pumpkin with soft sweet potato and crunchy carrots, this warm veggie salad is a great dish to go for! Heating instructions: Heat from frozen Microwave: Peel film/lid slightly and microwave...
Dietary fibre is important for our digestive system. It also controls our blood sugar levels and prevents insulin spikes. Unfortunately, most people don’t get enough of it in their meals, causing constipation and bloating. This is especially common...
Description End your meal with this refreshing fruit jelly. Our favourite energy jelly now comes in a new packaging. The squeeze-bottle has been designed to allow one-hand feeding so that stroke patients can feed themselves easily...
Ginger Soy Chicken
Description Delicious and perfect Asian braised chicken with ginger and soy sauce, get yours today and share it with your loved ones at home. Heating instructions: Heat from frozen Microwave: Peel film/lid slightly and microwave on...
Bread Porridge (Single Serving)
Description This is an excellent replacement for regular porridge or oats, which often do not provide enough energy to the elderly. It also makes a great tea time snack and can be served on its...