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Reply: Looking for good information
Thanks for the tip about, I signed up. Good advice about the oxygen mask. I tell other...More
Posted by luv2fishpublic
Reply: noise sensitivity
Since I posted the last time with this question, I have been put on 3 anti-anxiety meds and they have...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Throat Discomfort
Yep---a common problem with PD. You will probably notice that your voice is becoming softer too. I find...More
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Reply: insurance
I was able to buy it through my job. My job offers long term insurance (fully paid for by employee) and each...More
Posted by njladyluck
Reply: I am new
Yes, it is very normal. I take meds and that helps and now it only happens when my meds are wearing off....More
Posted by njladyluck
Reply: Parkinson's Cough
Thanks for your response. My mother is taking BP medication. Her cough comes in more in the night. With...More
Posted by mrswamy
Spacial problems
I have noticed over the last 8 months or so I no longer can park my car properly. I am always crooked, always...More
Posted by happydsr
Shaking on the inside
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Is shaking on the inside a common feeling? I feel like I have restless leg syndrome in my whole body
who has had DBS for PD treatment and how much did it cost after insurance paid for it?
Posted by bozz6951
Reply: Pain and Parkinsons
my mom is also having pd since last 4 year,and now since one year she is also having the problam of cramps...More
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Reply: Parkinson's disease and digestive disorders
My husband who has PD, has for years experienced pain right below the rib cage more dormant in the day,...More
Posted by 5blindboys
Reply: Is velvet bean the same as kapikacchu?
Thanks for the info. My Ayurvedic doctor has suggested that I take 1tsp 2x daily, cooked into food if possible...More
Posted by emmyzuck

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Anyone taking kapikacchu powder as source of l dopa? Recommended dose ?
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Reply: Possible parkinsons?
Hi Joe, Unfortunately there isn't a way to upload a video right into your post. However, you can upload...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: Mirror Movement Disorder
Hi keykee I do understand what u go thought because I got what your son going through and yes he will fine...More
Posted by wendy2022
Poor blood circulation/blood clot (Acute thrombus)...
Hello, My dad (80 years old) has been dealing with Parkinsons for the past 8+ years. He fell down in...More
Posted by rise_above
Reply: Intracranial Hypertension
I was diagnosed in 2008 . I was wondering how you are today or are you in remission?
Posted by sieck123
Reply: Parkinson's Mis-diagnosis
Hi geoduck, I am sorry to hear of what has happened to your father. Here are some frequently asked...More
Posted by atti_editor
Early but inconsistent symptoms of PD?
Hello all, For a few months I have been concerned about the possibility I have PD. My concern started...More
Posted by unsureaboutpd
Reply: neuropathy
Had his B-12 checked and it's normal.
Posted by neatiam
Reply: Cant wake mother in law up this ,morning
Ditto to worn1's instructions. Notify MD immediately. Make sure she is breathing ok. If you can, turn...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
The Helen Foundation
Please see this discussion on this website in the Parkinson's Disease Community ...More
Posted by An_257972
Reply: Use Caution with Microdose Therapy Program
Three peoples experience with The Helen foundation at: . One story there is...More
Posted by star4health
Looking for Holistic Alternatives
My mother has been taking medications given by her doctor for parkinson's over 5 years now. It...More
Reply: help a university student with a project
Hello. My name is Donna Dee , I live in Daytona beach Fla. I am 65 and was diagnosed 8 years ago with P.D. I...More
Posted by donnadee49
Reply: Vehicle for the Mobility Challenged
Thank you for sharing!
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Reply: Parkinson's disease and chronic cough
I never thought I would find others with basically identical circumstances. My father is 82 y/o and lives...More
Posted by erik1000
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Reply: Parkinson and Pituitary Tumor
I found this very interesting as I have had a Pituitary Tumor removed twice and now I too have Parkinson's?...More
Posted by bimboe9
Reply: Shakes
I have Parkinson's and when I was first diagnosed I could hardly set in a chair I was shaking all over although...More
Posted by wmalice
Reply: Bed sores after fall
Hi rise_above, Here are some tips that I found from the National Parkinson Foundation to help alleviate...More
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Reply: What Do You Do When The Doctors Can't Diagnose You...
Have they ever tested you for mercury toxcicity? it will be found in the hair.. if you have been around spays...More
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Vivid dreams in Parkinson's Disease are quite common. They may be accompanied by yelling or thrashing about during sleep. If this is ... More
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