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This patient support community is for discussions relating to Parkinson’s disease, anger, anxiety, depression, balance, facial stiffness, genetics, handwriting difficulties, speech movement difficulties, nutrition and diet, rigidity (stiffness), sexuality, swallowing difficulties, tremors (shaking), walk (shuffling), and work issues.

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By Annieannette72 Blank
Has anyone had any luck in controlling the feeling that your chest wall is tightening up making it feel like you have...
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By Pd1mally
Has anyone else tried the drug Apomorphine, Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion. Any problems ? Any success ? Anythi...
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By marmar1959
My wife (age 52) has been recently diagnosed with PD, based on MRI and DATScan examinations. Our doctor suggested to ...
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daddysgirl1937Dec 07, 2013
loucaresFeb 28, 2013
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By Yuyak Blank
I am interested in Parkinson's research on the use of Prednisone to treat symptoms. My husband has had Parkinson's fo...
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BabbleMomApr 11
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By luckyman316
Very curious on this... My step-mom told me when she first met me, she thought I had Parkinson's due to some littl...
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BabbleMomMar 23
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By Sarbani1
My mother, 48, was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2011. She has consulted to several neurologists but all have...
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By dreamer1967 Blank
I have stage 2 parkinsons I am 54 and I was told I had this when i was 51. I have had a lot of issues with this and ...
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By mike709 Blank
Does anyone else have tremors when standing still. I get them when standing in place
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catt2Jan 27
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By Sandy M Blank
Hi, My 78 year old Dad has Parkinson's and is having a terrible time lately swallowing food. Is this common? Is ...
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ILADVOCATEDec 27, 2013
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By margollrich Blank
was looking forward to some leftover brandy custard and pudding, tasted like metal, everything tastes like that latel...
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ILADVOCATEDec 12, 2013
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By pequena Blank
Hello, is there a chance that I may have Young Onset Parkinson's? I am 24 and have a family history of Parkinson's. I...
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LynniepoohNov 30, 2013
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By tryingtohelp144 Blank
My mother, 88, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's and is rapidly declining. We have tried to adjust several of her ...
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LynniepoohNov 30, 2013
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By debgspz Blank
Hi, my name is Debbie and my husband has Parkinsons Disease. He is only 55, I am 52. Im looking for a pen pal to shar...
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By mike709 Blank
How long does it take for levodopa to start working? My doctor had me on it for a week and said it wasn't working and...
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justginnyNov 05, 2013
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By boots1967 Blank
8 months ago, two weeks after finishing school. I got off the elevator and out of no where i felt strange, i didnt...
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By mike709 Blank
I was told I have Parkinson's by neurologist at the beginning of September. I was put on carbidopa levodopa 3 times ...
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ZachariahCarter77Sep 16, 2013
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By ZachariahCarter77 Blank
Okay, I feel really foolish for asking this question. But do I have Parkinsons? To start, I am only 21 years of ag...
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LisalokiSep 10, 2013
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By TracyGR Blank
My 53 y/o husband has been aggressively seeking relief for pain all over. We have been going to tons of drs for 5 yea...
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By DeltaDawn23 Blank
My husband who is 79 was diagnosed with PD this past spring. A short trial of sinamet gave him the "wave like" motio...
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ILADVOCATEAug 17, 2013
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By bythebay73 Blank
I'm new here and hope I'm doing this correctly. I'm hoping someone has some answers as my family and I are at wits e...
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