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The Best Exercises for Parkinson’s Disease

Exercise is an important part of managing Parkinson’s disease, a progressive neurological disorder that affects the brain and nervous system. It is characterized by tremors, rigidity, slow movements, and problems…

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Can You Die from Parkinson’s Disease?

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurological disorder that affects the brain and nervous system. It is characterized by tremors, rigidity, slow movements, and problems with balance and coordination. While there…

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Parkinson’s Disease and Mobility: What You Need to Know

It is not uncommon for people with Parkinson’s disease to experience changes in mobility over the course of the disease, which can affect their ability to walk and perform other…

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Can Parkinson’s be managed without medication?

After a certain point in a Parkinson’s Warrior’s life, which comes at a different time for everyone, when medications are beginning to cause worse symptoms than they relieve. Carbidopa/Levodopa begins…

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How do you know when your Parkinson’s has progressed?

Parkinson’s changes your body gradually, and not always worsening it when it does. I once had a terribly increased tremor that would not ease. I thought I was in the…

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