Parkinson's disease

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Constant singing, humming loudly, cannot control this behavior.

My husband is constantly making strange noises, singing no-nonsense songs, whistling, and on and on and on. He cannot control it. Anyone else experience this?

posted 3 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I am not sure.

posted 1 day ago
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I have am having a problem with anxiety.

I am having a a severe problem with anxiety - start each day with it and it lasts until the evening. I am taking 4 levodopa pills a day and wonder if that has an impact on the anxiety. My legs, west and neck are feeling tight
and I feel breathless. Has anyone else experienced this at all.
Thanks

posted 4 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Yes I have.
I take four sinemet at
Least four times a day,
Anxiety was causing these symptoms,.
I take Clonazepam..works wonders. Good luck.

posted 1 day ago
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What is he process for parkinsons patients to get access to the new drug from Inflazome once it has been approved by the

posted 4 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I susect that you will need a prescription from a doctor.

posted 3 days ago
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Telling work that you have parkinson's

I was diagnosed this year with Parkinson's and I have a job where I have to speak and communicate to higher level management quite a bit. I experience brain fog especially at the end of the day and have gotten in the habit of pre-scripting just about everything I can anticipate through out the day. I thought about telling work - but at this point, I'm not sure what I would ask for in terms of a special accomodation. I do worry about my performance being off as a result of… read more

posted 4 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I'm very lucky. I work part-time at a psychiatric hospital as a group art therapist. My first hurdle was to accept PD myself. I told my immediate… read more

posted about 17 hours ago
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Has anyone had experience with duadopa. My husband has just been referred to a specialist for this.

posted 4 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Was wondering. I have standard poodles.

posted 3 days ago
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Has anyone tried oxygen therapy treament?

posted 4 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Do you mean HBOT? That is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, which a friend of mine who has had PD for many many years swears by!! I want to try it but it is… read more

posted 1 day ago
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Amino acid therapy

Has anyone heard of or know about amino acid therapy for PD? Read a snippet about it and want to find out more. It is supposed to help get the brain working again in the body-brain connection that relates to PD

posted 5 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Thank you for responding

posted 4 days ago
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I have developed stiffness in the neck and a limited ability to turn my head left or right or backwards. .

Is this a symptom.? Also tightness and mild pain in left thigh down to the foot disrupting sleep patterns.
Is there an exercise to help.

posted 5 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Thanks to all

posted 1 day ago
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Hi. Has anyone been prescribed either Rytary or Amantadine? Any feedback is greatly appreciated. Thanks!

posted 6 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Rytary is a combination of carbidopa/levodopawas introduced by 2015. I. use =3caPsules 3 times a day. My complain is the dyskinesia for the 30-45… read more

posted 4 days ago
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Has any if you received effective treatment for low voice volumen causing people to have teouble talking to you?

posted 6 days ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I take care of my grandchildren a couple days per week and have been taking them to music class weekly for a few years now. When I started I could… read more

posted 2 days ago
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