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The Mighty, one of the largest online information resources on various illnesses, recently launched their own Parkinson’s disease guide.
The struggles of coping with dyskinesia and understanding how it differs from tremor.
Today, I have a slight deviation to my usual positive message for an expression of
Tomorrow, James Parkinson‘s essay will be 200 years old. Since his discovery, modern medicine has
The Parkinson’s Disease (PD) Community lost 2 of its best known iconic figures in 2016. Thanks to both of them for their awareness and advocacy in spreading the word on PD and the importance of educating the public, our government, and the medical world.
Parkinson’s Disease agonist medications (Requip and Mirapex) have been shown to cause compulsive behavior for
The added pressure of trying to produce “the right gift” and to cook “the right meal” on top of dealing with your Parkinson’s disease probably isn’t of benefit to your condition. I know from experience, that when I am overloaded with a laundry list of to-do items and I am facing deadlines, stress and tension builds higher and higher – only to make my PD worsen.
Yesterday, I had the honor and privilege of testifying in front of the United States
When my medications turned off immediately for no apparent reason, I was befuddled and beyond worried. Not long ago a good friend experienced the same perplexing event with no medical forewarning.
Laughter, giggles, chuckles, guffaws, and smiles are powerful tools for us to help ourselves–I hope
10 Suggestions to Improve the Doctor-Patient Visit (from a patient’s viewpoint)
I am quickly nearing the age of 50. To many of you reading this, 50
I want to know if you have questions, comments, or suggestions for upcoming posts. Are
I’ll admit it. If I see an episode of the X- Files on television, I
Do you find yourself losing track of time? Do you ever miss a dose of
Bring About PD Awareness! April is Parkinson’s disease awareness month and it is time to
A new release on the benefits of fruits and flavonoids is out and medical researchers are
To my few but loyal followers, I apologize for the brief hiatus that I have
More Helpful Apps For Parkinson’s Patients As a self-proclaimed APP addict, I am discovering the
PD Apps A good App should make your life easier, educate, entertain, inform, or enlighten.
Oil Spills, Terrorism, Earthquakes, Tragedy, Mudslides, Injustice, Hate, Cruelty, Death, and Destruction! This is what makes
I’m concerned when I hear of drug companies and medical procedures that claim that their