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Weight Loss in Parkinson’s Patients

Weight loss is a common problem among Parkinson’s patients. This condition, which affects the nervous system, can cause a variety of symptoms, including tremors, stiffness, and difficulty with movement. In…

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Parkinson’s and Dry Mouth

Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, is a common problem among Parkinson’s patients. This condition occurs when the salivary glands in the mouth do not produce enough saliva to keep…

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Parkinson’s and Muscle Cramps (aka Dystonia)

Muscle cramps, also known as dystonia, is a common problem among people with Parkinson’s disease. This condition causes the muscles to contract involuntarily, leading to sudden and often painful spasms….

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Let’s talk about speech issues

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the nervous system that affects movement, muscle control, and balance. As the disease progresses, it can also affect a person’s ability to speak….

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Memory Problems in Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects movement and motor function. One of the lesser-known symptoms of Parkinson’s is memory problems. Studies have shown that up to 60% of…

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