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I was wondering where you had gone, Susiemargaret. Glad to hear that you don't have PD. I can only...More
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Reply: Atypical Parkinson's Disease
I am not quite sure what you are asking. Are you asking what she is feeling or looking for information on this...More
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Reply: Just need support
An Parkinson's affects everyone differently. It may progress rapidly or slowly. The right drug combination may...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Reply: Advanced stage parkinsons, please help! It's my da...
Is your father still recieving his medication for Parkinson's? Has recieved medication to correct or was the...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Reply: Do you have vivid dreams?
Hi Pat, Here is some information on medications that are effective in treating REM sleep behavior...More
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Reply: Band Heterotopia
My little Delilah is 18 weeks old. Before she was born the brain ventricles were not seen, doc ask me how I...More
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Reply: comtan
I'm glad to hear that you are feeling better!
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Reply: Newly diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease
Hi lauram58. I was diagnosed on Aug 21, 2009. The best thing to do is find a first-class neurologist who...More
Posted by chapblock
Reply: beyond vertigo-possible brain tumor
Are you still around here RedBear?
Posted by bzareckta
Reply: foot is going crazy what to do
were shown how to monitor your pressure? With parkinsons it ieasy for your blood pressure to become too low. When...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Reply: Pain in Parkinson's
Hi artsykathy, Here is some information that we have on Central Pain Syndrome -- Parkinson's is one...More
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Reply: Creatine phosphokinase
I have also had elevated CPK. We are watching it to see the trending. My Endocrinologist says that I...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Help
My thinking was never an issue for me, and yes I was able to drive 6 weeks after surgery could not even be in a...More
Posted by wmalice
Reply: Parkinson's symptoms
There are many things that can throw us into a Parkinson's flare, or even a Parkinson's crisis. We cannot...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Parkinson's relationship to fluoride
I have established substantial geographic proof showing the direct relationship between fluoride to Parkinson's...More
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Reply: Mirror Movement Disorder
my son is 6 and he is having a lot of trouble with his letters, he is left handed but what 1 hand dies the other...More
Posted by keykee
Reply: So glad to find this community
Hi bill_in_thailand, You might find it helpful to look through some of our user reviews for Paxil in...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: My husband has Parkinson
what you are dealing with is an angry , fearful adult who has to c ome to accept that he has Parkinsons....More
Posted by donnadee49
Reply: Unexplained muscle spams / joint pain
Your situation sounds a little bit like my own back in '06. I am a cancer survivor (finished chemo and...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Parkinson's
Glad I was able to give good information. I'm rather disappointed with this community...not all of us PD...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Inflammation with pd
I do not know if it is swelling and fluid retention or that I just have been eating too much but I have...More
Posted by njladyluck
Reply: Vertigo? Cervical vertigo?
Nbarnhart Did the doctors ever figure it out?More
Posted by nykky1973
Reply: Natural l-dopa - Velvet Bean
thank you so much for the info. my sincere prayers for all the PD patients. please tell me where i can buy the...More
Posted by thevi
Reply: Expert for your Parkinson's questions
Ihave started on "PATIENTS LIKE ME" and so far I am pleased with the social aspects of it.Not quite as...More
Posted by donnadee49
Reply: a chair to sit
you will have to page down to how power lift chairs can help you stand and sit automataically if you select the...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Reply: Age
laurajc5 I did a little web surging using juvinile parkinsons as the search words. Children younger than 10 have...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Reply: Is it really Parkinsons?
The symptoms of PD can vary wildly from patient to patient. How long has he been this way and what effect,...More
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Reply: Shortness of breath
I as well have given up using cursive, unless I have to sign my name. It is practically un-reable. I...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
Reply: Mom diagnosed with Parkinson's
You are very encouraging. I am still trying to get my head around this emotionally, but in the meantime I...More
Posted by An_255017
Reply: Sinemet and speech issues
Update: My mom will be released to go home today after being in 2 rehabs a total of 44 days. Keep these drs and...More
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