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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
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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
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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
Posted by rainbop

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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
Posted by debspigz
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
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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
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Patient confidentiality
Dr Stacy how do you protect patient confidentiality with all information required to be placed on a computer net...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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Patient confidentiality
Dr Stacy how do you protect patient confidentiality with all information required to be placed on a computer net...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
Posted by worn1
Patient confidentiality
Dr Stacy how do you protect patient confidentiality with all information required to be placed on a computer net...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
Posted by worn1
Parkinon's Flare
I haven't posted in a while but wanted to do it now. I am recovering from a hospital stay caused by viral...More
Posted by lovedogs1955
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Dr Stacy what do think about health care now and w...
Dr Stacy I have started seeing the results of the obama health care plan, the refusal of the president to...More
There are none so blind as those that will not see
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help
I have been sick for 6 months. the docotors can not find what is wrong. I am dizzy and always tired. My legs...More
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Balance test...
Hello, I was seeing my Gp and he noticed I have a Balance problem. I can't do that drunk test with out...More
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Breathing Problems
I am a 63 year old woman . I've had parkinsons disease for about 6 years now. I'm starting to get a feeling of...More
Posted by monroe63
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Juvenile Parkinson's
So just some background on me. My Dad, who is in his mid 50s, has had Parkinson's for a few years now....More
Posted by Mexican_Baller
jerking toe and muscle jerking at night
My husband's big toe on his left foot jerks while resting . It is not painful aand stops if he looks at his...More
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jerking toe and muscle jerking at night
My husband's big toe on his left foot jerks while resting . It is not painful aand stops if he looks at his...More
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Anxiety sets me back
I do fairly well mornings/early afternoons on Sinemet & Selegiline, but by evening [still on my meds>...More
Posted by BudBuffalo

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Sensory complaints in PD are not uncommon, and include visual changes, loss of sense of smell, restless legs syndrome (RLS), and pain. ... More
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