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just got PD - anywhere I can buy LTC insurance now?
Posted by opsguy1
Throat Discomfort
I am a 46 year old mother, diagnosed some seven years ago with PD. I am managing so far without any...More
Posted by vdillard
Is velvet bean the same as kapikacchu?
I have been reading about kapikacchu (mucuna pruriens). Is this the sane thing? If so, what dose are you...More
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Looking for good information
Hi. My husband was just diagnosed with Parkinson's Dis. and I'm looking for good information about the...More
Posted by marjjane
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
Possible parkinsons?
Hello everyone, My name is joe and I am 29 years old. I have had a long history of health issues. My biggest...More
Posted by jram303
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
Parkinson's Mis-diagnosis
My father's head shook my entire life. For over 50-years, since he was in a car accident, his head shook side...More
Posted by geoduck
noise sensitivity
I've noticed that I am more sensitive to loud tv, road noise in the car, people talking etc. Makes my ears...More
Posted by jazzyrkj
Cant wake mother in law up this ,morning
Hello, has anyone had trouble waking up ur family member in the morning? Does anyone understands what...More
Posted by bigcats012076
The Helen Foundation
Please see this discussion on this website in the Parkinson's Disease Community ...More
Posted by An_257972
Looking for Holistic Alternatives
My mother has been taking medications given by her doctor for parkinson's over 5 years now. It...More
neuropathy
My husband was diagnosed with PD in 2010. He is experiencing numbness, cold, hot, feelings in his feet and...More
Posted by neatiam
help a university student with a project
hello good afternoon.. I am a student, studying general rehabilitation.. I'm my medical aspects class my...More
Posted by utstudent
Shakes
In the past couple of weeks I have gotten where I shake so bad I CAN NOT EVEN PUT MY LIP STICK ON.. I am a...More
Posted by zoemae11
Cold shoulder.....
I hope I'm not in the wrong place but in case that I am, please accept my apologies. I didn't know where to...More
Posted by An_251877
Acupuncture to relieve stiffness In Parkinsons pat...
My dad who is 80 years old has been dealing with Parkinsons for the past several years. Recently he fell...More
Posted by rise_above
Parkenson leg freezing
Hello my husband John is in hospital,he has Parkinson in his legs,his legs have frozen,he cant walk,he has...More
Posted by jwpj86
P.D> caused by exposure to toxins
After exposure to daily applications of DDT and Herbicides sprayed on jungle foliage, how long would it take...More
Posted by mslulu1
Bed sores after fall
My dad is 80 years old. He has been dealing with Parkinsons for the past 7-8 years. He is in India. His...More
Posted by rise_above
Stomach pain
I have was diagnosed with PD back in 2011. I started having bowel and bladder problems last summer. Early...More
Posted by monroe63
Parkinson & blood pressure
I have a relative that has Parkinson. Her blood pressure is running very high 225/114 After checking...More
Posted by An_256994
bladder and parkinson's
I am curious if anyone else with Parkinson's have trouble with their bladder, kidneys.
Posted by wmalice
Frequent Hospitalisations due to Aspiration Pneumo...
Hi, my father who is 89 and has Parkinsons and also COPD has been in and out of the hospital 6 times since...More
Posted by An_256989
Dizziness due to Parkinson's disease?
Hi, I am Trishea. I was just diagnosed with PD. I have had tremors for quite awhile, but when I started...More
Posted by trishea
Use Caution with Microdose Therapy Program
Hello, I wish to convey to you fellow sufferers about my experiences with Microdose Therapy from the...More
Posted by maplewood234
-- TO WORN1 --
hi -- you've probably noticed that i haven't been around in some time. i was having a lot of problems...More
what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
Posted by susiemargaret
Advanced stage parkinsons, please help! It's my da...
My dad has had parkinsons for some time now. Watched the decline in speech & had OT nurses for PT. He had...More
Posted by park4pemp
Just need support
My husband is 62 was diagnosed with Parkinson's a little over a year ago,although I have felt he went us...More
Posted by An_256686
Atypical Parkinson's Disease
Does anyone know what this is like? My mom was diagnosed with it. deyorkMore
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Vehicle for the Mobility Challenged
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