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Reply: What would you like to know?
Dear Dr. Mark ,my mom is 79 do u think she can have deep brain stimulation operation , can I make an...More
Posted by helpmelord65
Believe I am having drug reactions to Botox Inject...
The first round of botox May 2012 I was taking melatonin to and valeran root to assist with my...More
Posted by strokesurvivor77
Watch the parkinson webinar that I posted. You are dealing with a lot!! Suffering with so many symptoms and...More
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Reply: Shortness of breath
Hi gordoncanada! There are so many symptoms of Parkinson's Disease that it is difficult to diagnose. My...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
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Reply: HYdrogen Peroxide to help Parkiinsons
If you actually read the book The One Minute Cure, it says that if you are suffering from...More
Reply: Use Caution with Microdose Therapy Program
In regards to the so called "improvements" from microdose therapy, this is a fabrication! I had serious...More
Posted by maplewood234
Reply: Aqua therapy or exercise for advanced stage Parkin...
Dear Manny, My friend, Don, was very good at availing himself of those three pillars during the earlier...More
Posted by josefinajo
Reply: beyond vertigo-possible brain tumor
Hello I know it was 7 yrs ago that you wrote this and pray that your Sister is well..My first Symptoms was...More
Posted by hildas
Reply: Chemical exposure and Parkinsons
I wasn't in Vietnam.I was in Coast Guard and all we did was chip scrape and paint.We never used resperators and...More
Posted by mes5159
Reply: noise sensitivity
This just started for me. I was diagnosed almost 5 years ago. If someone walks up on me, my husband walks in...More
Posted by njladyluck
Reply: Short term disability
I still work and I've not been able to figure this out. I know they say short-term would be so that I could...More
Posted by njladyluck
Reply: Throat Discomfort
Thank you for responding. I am in agreement with you, I would rather manage my symptoms then meds.I do find...More
Posted by vdillard
Reply: Parkinson's Cough
What are the youtube videos that discuss this problem. I didn't see a link. Thank you. My husband is having...More
Posted by marjjane
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: 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
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
Posted by narenrai1111
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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
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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

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