Medical News Today: How ‘exergaming’ can help people with Parkinson’s

Exercise is important for helping people with Parkinson’s disease achieve better balance and mobility, but it can be hard to keep it up. A Dutch study has yielded positive results with a novel home exercise computer gaming program. New research showcases the benefits of ‘exergaming’ for people living with Parkinson’s. For people with Parkinson’s disease,…

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Sarah Emmerich, Shail Sturm

Sarah Abigail Emmerich and Shail Andrew Sturm are to be married Sept. 22 at the Pierre hotel in New York. Rabbi Yaakov Neuburger, a maternal uncle of the groom, is to officiate with Rabbi Adam Mintz, a friend of the bride’s family, participating. Ms. Emmerich, 26, is pursuing a law degree at N.Y.U. She graduated…

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Megan Henley, Jason Hicks

Dr. Megan Dale Henley and Jason Francis Hicks were married Sept. 21 at First Christian Church in Greensboro, N.C. The Rev. Andrew Shelley, a Methodist minister, performed the ceremony. Dr. Hicks, 31, is a physician and fellow of critical care anesthesiology at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. She graduated summa cum laude from…

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Katherine Hermeling, Matthew Hutchinson

Katherine Kilsberg Hermeling and Matthew Charles Hutchinson were married Sept. 21 at Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church in St. Louis. The Rev. Donald A. MacMillan, a Roman Catholic priest, performed the ceremony. Mrs. Hutchinson, 25, is a senior audit associate in the Chicago office of PricewaterhouseCoopers. She graduated from Notre Dame. She is…

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Dwayne Ashley, Daniel Munguia

Dwayne Ashley and Daniel Luis Munguia were married Sept. 21 at the Pines Club, a social club in Sayville, N.Y. Judge W. Franc Perry, of the New York State Supreme Court, officiated. Mr. Ashley (left), 52, is a founder and chief executive of Bridge Philanthropic Consulting, a fund-raising firm in New York. He graduated from…

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Jesse Oxfeld, William Strasser

Jesse Keith Oxfeld and William Christopher Strasser were married Sept. 21 at the Deer Mountain Inn in Tannersville, N.Y. Michael Barbaro, host of the New York Times podcast “The Daily,” who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated. Mr. Oxfeld (left), 43, is the director of executive communications for Pace University in New…

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Whitney Holman, Dazell Washington

Whitney Sherease Holman and Dazell Deshaun Washington were married Sept. 21 at the Christian Fellowship Family Worship Center in Violet, La. The Rev. Henry Ballard, a Baptist minister, performed the ceremony. The couple met at Cornell, from which each graduated, and began dating in 2013 in Dallas. Ms. Holman, 28, works in Dallas as a…

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Johna Paolino, Thomas Mandel

Johna Renata Paolino and Thomas James Mandel were married Sept. 21 at the Sound River Studios in Long Island City, Queens. Ann Safford Mandel, the groom’s paternal grandmother who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated. Mrs. Mandel, 30, works in Manhattan as a senior product designer at The New York Times, where…

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Becca Denenberg, Jaime Manheimer

Becca Lauren Denenberg and Jaime Steven Manheimer were married Sept. 21 at the Fitler Club, a private club in Philadelphia. Rabbi Saul I. Grife officiated, with Coppy Holzman, a member of the groom’s extended family, taking part in the ceremony. Mrs. Manheimer, 29, is the marketing and communications director at the Points Guy, a website…

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Matthew Shuman, Matthew Ambler,

Matthew John Shuman-Timm and Matthew Thomas Ambler were married Sept. 21 at Christ and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Norfolk, Va. The Rev. Jess Stribling, an Episcopal priest, officiated with Brian P. Flanagan, a friend of the couple, leading them in their vows. Mr. Shuman-Timm (left), 30, who goes by Mr. Shuman, is a government…

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