How do you deal with memory loss??? He still works and makes major decisions, but sometimes he forgets he has said them and it really hurts.
A survey completed by the National Opinion Research Center in 2014 found that 83 percent of family caregivers reported caregiving as a positive experience. With all of the challenges that come with… READ MORE
My dad had PD. None of his siblings had it. However, my concern is will I get PD as I age? How much, if any, is inherited?
I have taken both of these medicines and I am not sure they help resolve the pain problem. Currently taking Nortriptyline 20 mg/day, have taken Gabapentin 300mg/day.
I was diagnosed with Sjogrens including fibromyalgia twenty years before I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s. It hard for me to differentiate between the two many times. Especially when it comes to pain.
With an increased risk of melanoma for persons living with PD, will Medicare pay for examinations and required tests by a dermatologist?
While I am using this wonderful website for help, I am also a big fan of books and would like to know if this publication has been helpful to others. I am… READ MORE
What are the symptoms of each Phase and How are they treated?
I’m struggling as a caregiver to someone with Parkinson’s.