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Newly diagnosed

sinemet

Helenrose234
  • By Helenrose234 · New reply September 19, 2013
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  • Does anyone know how long Sinemet to start working? I've been prescribed 100mg 3x a day ...

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Living with Parkinson's

end of dose wearing off and freezing

hope4acurenow (Inactive)
  • By hope4acurenow (Inactive) · New reply December 30, 2013
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  • I am forever frustrated with the freezing that I am now experiencing. It is upsetting and it seems like the only fix is more and more sinemet. sometimes it works and other times it does not. Has anyone ...

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Caring for someone with Parkinson's

DBS for my 84 year old dad

Bambam3
  • By Bambam3 · Posted July 21, 2013
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  • My dad is 84 and was diagnosed with Parkinson's about 7 years ago. His neurologist said he is about maxed out on centimet and has suggest seeing I'd dad is a candidate for DBS. Dad is in very, very good ...

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Family and friends

first sign of parkinsons disease

birshan
  • By birshan · New reply April 11, 2011
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  • Hi i know that i missed the first sign and symptom of parkinsons disease, but i know the first sign of parkinsons for my dad which we all thought was odd was losing his sense of smell. he had lost it ...

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Symptoms

Parkinson's and tardive dystonia

jackw8383
  • By jackw8383 · Posted September 8, 2013
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  • I was wondering if anyone can tell me is Parkinson's and tardive dystonia similar??? My son was recently diagnosed with TD....any info would be appreciated! Thank u and God bless ...

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Treatment

Parkinson's in remission

donmccammon
  • By donmccammon · Posted December 10, 2013
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  • I am taking a compound that stopped the progression of my Parkinson's and has restored much of my functioning. Check it out at the facebook group titled Treatments for Parkinson's. There is hope for all ...

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Parkinsons and parafoveal telangiectasia

itchabod
  • By itchabod · Posted February 24, 2014
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  • I am not quite sure how this is supposed to be done, but here goes. Point me in the right direction if needed. I have read some research articles(use 'title' to find as sites too hard to list) and would ...

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