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How Has Parkinson's Affected Your Sleep?

How Has Parkinson's Affected Your Sleep?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Believe me...sleep is important (just like exercise)...it’s a question of balance

posted 4 months ago

Looking Back, When Do You Think Your First Parkinson’s Symptoms Started? What Were They?

Looking Back, When Do You Think Your First Parkinson’s Symptoms Started? What Were They?

When did you first become aware that something wasn't right? Looking back what were your first symptoms?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Mine started about 6 years ago i started to lose my balance it got worse now i cant walk without a rollator my feet stick to the floor and it takes me a… read more

posted 11 days ago

In Your Experience What Causes Your Parkinson's To Flare Up, Or Your Symptoms To Worsen?

In Your Experience What Causes Your Parkinson's To Flare Up, Or Your Symptoms To Worsen?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member, will they be doing it all in one procedure, or three separate procedures? And where are you having it done? Bean

posted 6 months ago

Have You Discovered Any ‘life Hacks’ That Make Your Day To Day Living With Parkinson’s Any Easier?

Have You Discovered Any ‘life Hacks’ That Make Your Day To Day Living With Parkinson’s Any Easier?

What are the best tips of simple things you were able to do, or adjustments that you were able to make, that helped make an everyday task easier?

(A life hack is something small that you do to make life easier, for example using liquid soap so you don’t drop bar soap, or putting a satin sheet on your bed to make it easier to turn over.)

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I put together an exercise room in my basement. Really it's an exercise/music room because I have audio equipment down there along with a drum set which… read more

posted 11 months ago

What Types Of Exercise Or Physical Therapy Activities Do You Do?

What Types Of Exercise Or Physical Therapy Activities Do You Do?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I am giving my Sister a lot of useful information! I will try to expand on all of her daily activities! Stellae

posted 11 months ago

How Does The Time Of Day Affect A Person With Parkinson's?

How Does The Time Of Day Affect A Person With Parkinson's?

What is 'sundowning'?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Sundowning is a term that describes a person whose personality y changes as the sun goes down and its for the worse is changes to

posted over 1 year ago

What Types Of Physical Activities Help Alleviate Your Symptoms?

What Types Of Physical Activities Help Alleviate Your Symptoms?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

To get specific results you need a Parkinson trained specialist.
Movement alone will not be enough as you need to correct or avoid problems. Neurofit… read more

posted 6 months ago

What Do You Wish Your Partner Understood About What Living With Parkinson's Is Like?

What Do You Wish Your Partner Understood About What Living With Parkinson's Is Like?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I think men and women think differently and sometimes I want to sp;eak to another girl than m y husband and Im positive he understands that

posted 8 months ago
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