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Uncontrollable, rhythmic muscular motions – cere...
Hello, What would account for uncontrollable, rhythmic muscular motions, chiefly when I sleep? I am...More
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swollon legs
Are swollen ankles common iwith Parkinson's?
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Stages of Parkinsons Disease
My doctor told me that I have stage 2 of parkinsons disease. He said that it goes up tp five stages. Can...More
Posted by monroe63
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Hard to control dyskinesia
Diagnosed with PD 6/05. Fairly well controlled with increased dyskinesia over time. For the last week the...More
Posted by LadyHana
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Parkinson's Assistance
My mother was diagnosed with Parkinson's about 8 years ago. Her functioning already limited has now been...More
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Difficulty with handwriting
My partner with PD for 2 years controlled by madopar has a lot of difficulty writing especially with others...More
Posted by monpeduto
Difficulty with handwriting
My partner with PD for 2 years controlled by madopar has a lot of difficulty writing especially with others...More
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father with PD qeuestion on Cpap other
my dad has had PD for aprox 20yrs , he seems to have breathing difficulty when he goes to sleep. his 02...More
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PD and sudden blood pressure fluxuations
My mom has PD and is experiencing a 50 point BP drop sometimes when standing. Today her BP was very high. Her...More
Posted by An_252511
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confusion and time disorientation
My sister is 55 and has parkinsons, occasionally we see her getting her time framed messed up, things that have...More
Posted by Kozzy
early onset parkingson's
I am 20 year old just diagnosed with early onset parkinson's I feel alone and I have different symptoms...More
Posted by Nicholas1993
early onset parkingson's
I am 20 year old just diagnosed with early onset parkinson's I feel alone and I have different symptoms...More
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Parkinsons related stomach pain
My mom was diagnosed with PD and has experienced ongoing constipation and stomach 'tightening'. Are...More
Posted by sonwithquestions
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decrease appetite
My mother has PD and was diagnosed in 2007. The last year and a half she has really declined. The last 3-4 wks...More
Posted by rcg71
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Cognitive Fog
Lately, I have been experiencing what might describe as "cognitive fog". I started to become extremely...More
Posted by mattcityy
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My grandpa is getting worse
Hello. This is my first time on here. I need some tips or advise. My 82 year old grandpa has parkinsons. He...More
Posted by knollgirl
Parkinson's
went to neuro doctor today. was put on carbadopa levodopa (sinemet) she hasn't confirmed yet...but says in a...More
Posted by An_252055
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Decision to end parkinson's treatment
Surely my 82 year old mother diagnosed about 8 years ago cannot be the only patient deciding to do this. She...More
Posted by pddaughter
Forgetting your address
I was at a baby shower yesterday with people I really didn't know. I was given an envelope to write my Name...More
Posted by tedybrs
Anna Ford
For 1 year or so , I have a ringing in my ears, but the big problem is I feel like I.m under water in my...More
Posted by An_251961
Skin related issues with Parkinson's
Hello, can anyone recall whether they had any skin related issues before they knew they had Parkinson's...More
Posted by dneu757
Parkinson's and Shortness of Breath
I am just 45. I hit the ER with my oxygen at 74% after a few falls and some confusion trying to get myself...More
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bladder control
Dr Stacy any suggestions on bladder control. What would cause the loss of the urge to urinate/ no sense of a full...More
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bladder control
Dr Stacy any suggestions on bladder control. What would cause the loss of the urge to urinate/ no sense of a full...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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My body jumps - is this DYSKINSIA?
Hi Dr. Stacy, Hope everything is well with you. I have been diagnosed with PD since July of 2010 - I started...More
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Abnormal Datscan but not Parkinson's?
I'm 38 yrs old and have had tremors, loss of coordination and balance since Aug. 2012. All tests were normal...More
Posted by wescot
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What is happening to me?
Two days ago I was diagnosed with Parkinson's after dealing with some of the symptoms for years. I'm glad I...More
Posted by debspigz
What is happening to me?
Two days ago I was diagnosed with Parkinson's after dealing with some of the symptoms for years. I'm glad I...More
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Drs. cannot make a diagnose
My son has been in four hospitals in the last six weeks. He passed out in the drs. office, and they took him...More
Posted by Logan542
Parkinson's medication failure
I was diagnosed with PD 14 years ago. I had a DBS implanted in 2008. Now I have many stomach problems, have...More
Posted by Bobbkb0640i

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