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doctor/patient experience with rytary
Hi- I am a cc physician who was diagnosed 6 years ago at age 41--I have not had tremor or dyskinesia but...More
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doctor/patient experience with rytary
Hi- I am a cc physician who was diagnosed 6 years ago at age 41--I have not had tremor or dyskinesia but...More
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doctor/patient experience with rytary
Hi- I am a cc physician who was diagnosed 6 years ago at age 41--I have not had tremor or dyskinesia but...More
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Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's P...
"People with Parkinson's disease who undergo deep brain stimulation may experience long-term pain relief, a...More
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Reply: Pain above right eyebrow area
I have this also!!!! I noticed it after I had a Dental Implant place for tooth #5......Scary
Posted by melissa400
Reply: Action tremors
I also have action tremor. I have taken mysloene, inderol and propanolol. When I stoped I was up to 750mg...More
Posted by loren3509
Reply: Fuzzy Brain and Unarticulated Speec
Sounds like Parkinson's to me
Posted by txhoppy
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Reply: Passing out - ANS dysfunction ?
Dr Stacy - are you a neurologist? I would love to speak with you - my 92 year old father who has had...More
Posted by An_261885
Reply: DEPPRESION AT CRITICAL LEVEL.......
I just posted before I was done, by accident. Instead of hypocritical I meant to write hypocratic...More
Posted by parky2010
Reply: Experiences with Parkinson's Disease
Candita59, I am a 71 yo wife, mother of 2, and grandmother of 8. I am a counselor ( LCSW) and still have...More
Posted by parky2010
Reply: Pain in leg associated with Parkinson's Disease
Yes i also PD with restless lag syndrome in both legs namely at night with pain . what my Doctor recommended...More
Posted by nthawk22
skin changes
I have had a pretty constant breakout of red spots, skaliness and a waxy feel to my face. Has anyone...More
Posted by parky2010
skin changes
I have had a pretty constant breakout of red spots, skaliness and a waxy feel to my face. Has anyone...More
Posted by parky2010
suspected seizure activity
My father has pd and is experiencing episodes of coming out of a sleep where he is unable to speak or...More
Posted by moira146
Skin Test for Parkinson's
"A small, early study hints that a skin test may someday be able to help diagnose people with Alzheimer's...More
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Reply: Extreme pain from Parkinson's
Is the neuro a specialist in movement disorder/parkinson's? If not change to a neuro specializing in Parkinson's....More
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Posted by worn1
Anti depression medicine
I am taking cymbalta 30 mg two times a day. It is supposed to help ease muscle pain as well as combat...More
Posted by parky2010
Reply: DBS battery died
It took 2 agonizing weeks. I guess the trick is to make sure you get it done before it runs out. Our problem was...More
Posted by kktine
Stem Cells therapy
Is there anyone who has tried stem cell therapy for Parkinson? Please share your experience.
Posted by ravian
anti depression medicine
what medication is anyone that has Parkinson taking. I don't want to gain weight that will make me more...More
Posted by zach621
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Reply: What Do You Do When The Doctors Can't Diagnose You...
My daughter also has Chronic Fatigue. Dr. Stacy, could you please address Central Sensitization and POTS for...More
Posted by truthnut
Reply: Parkinsons and Cough
Yes indeed and it is doubly terrible because infections reduce the effectiveness of the PD medication. My Dad...More
Posted by pocaire
Reply: Parkinson's Cough
One of the videos that I saw with breathing exercise was: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIRuDmVoHkc In...More
Posted by mrswamy
Reply: Chronic UTIs
This article discusses chronic UTIs and treatments that are commonly used to treat UTIs as well as...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: Pain and Parkinsons
Propark hello!One of my patients with Parkinson's arm, back pain and numbness, her every pain and numbness after...More
Posted by zuolei
Reply: PD & Amyloidosis
Dad had a rectal tissue biopsy to diagnose the amyloidosis. Once diagnosed, he was referred to either Boston or...More
Posted by dtnel14
Reply: parkinson
Your story sounds exactly like mine. Somewhere in this community page, I tell my story, but it is mine...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Merry Christmas
I don't know what your symtons are...but if anything like mine its a real hoot. I hope you had a real good...More
Posted by wetfisherman
not sure what I have
shake like crazy...all over. posture is gone. last two months its got-in worse. My regular doctor thinks...More
Posted by wetfisherman

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Shakin' but not Stirred
I am 39 years old and was diagnosed two years ago with PD. I am now trying to do my part to raise awareness...More
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