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Have you ever wandered that argentin tango cuold be the part of treatment?

I am dancing the tango for five years now.It is an amazing experience.

tags: tango theaphy

posted about 10 hours ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User

Has anyone used stem cell treatment? What have been it’s effects?

I’ve done quite a bit of research and have found the most positive information. My father was diagnosed with Parkinson’s over ten years ago and his symptoms are truly agonizing. I’m torn to see him suffering. Every day. The stem cell treatment seems to have great results. Any comments?

posted about 15 hours ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User

I'm considering DBS.

If you've had the surgery, what can you share regarding your experience with it?

tags: DBS DBS Deep Brain Stimulation

posted about 16 hours ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User

I had DBS August 4, 2015. It has helped so much. People Who don’t realize I’ve had surgery asked what is going on with me because I’m so different. My… read more

posted about 2 hours ago

I’m very tired of getting up with a headache every morning. Does anyone have this problem!

Every day I wake up with a headache at the bottom right side, in lower base area on the right side only. Sometimes it last a hour to 6-8 hours. ?!?

posted 2 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User
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I have an appointment in a week or so. And yes it is on the side of my head that is dominant side of PD

posted 2 days ago

This may be outside the purview of this site but I'm trying to understand how to secure Social Security benefits

Can anyone guide me to resources on this?

tags: #insurance

posted 3 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User

The website is SSA.gov, you'll find answers on the website.

posted 3 days ago

Dat scan

Does anyone know what a dat scan shows

posted 3 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User
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The above picture shows a healthy brain producing good Dopermine

This picture shows a brain which is producing reduced Dopamine

posted about 20 hours ago

Has anyone used Restore Gold? If so would you recommend it?

posted 3 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User
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Yes i use restore gold works for me! I can't take PD meds they make me sick!

posted 3 days ago

Sinemet

does this cause daily diarrohea? not just the once either..

posted 3 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User

Not for me

posted 3 days ago

experience with short term memory and delusion

Hi. My husband, who has Parkinsons, and was diagnosed in 2011, has in the last year experienced short term memory issues and recently had a experience waking up at night not knowing where he was. We know both are related to Parkinson. My question is does anyone with Parkingson have or have had these issues and are now on medication for it. What was prescribed, and has it helped? Have you experienced any additional side-effects from the medication? Did anyone… read more

tags: short-term memory delusional parasitosis

edited, originally posted 3 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User
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Thank you, my husband is 62 and does puzzles and crossword puzzles as well.

posted 2 days ago

handwriting difficulties

Ugh, I'm really just venting. I had to write an important number down and of course, when I needed it, I could not read it.

Does anyone else have this annoying problem?

posted 4 days ago by A MyParkinsonsTeam User
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I understand. I panic when I have to fill out forms. Fortunately, my husband does most of this.

posted about 14 hours ago
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