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    Fussy brain, fatigue, speech deficits
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    Sensory symptoms in Parkinson's Disease
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    What would you like to know?
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    When should I take my PD medications?
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    How to prepare for a visit with your PD doctor
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    Do you have foot cramping in the morning?
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    Do you have vivid dreams?
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    Are you tired or dizzy at the end of the day?
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