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Take the Poll: Which Parkinson’s Symptom Frustrates You Most?

Posted on August 18, 2021
Article written by
Torrey Kim

Parkinson’s disease (PD) can affect everyone differently, with some people experiencing slowed movements, some facing tremors, and others contending with stiffness or balance issues. Most members of MyParkinsonsTeam agree, however, that these symptoms can be frustrating. Consider taking the following poll to share the PD symptom that you find most challenging.

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MyParkinsonsTeam is the social network for people with Parkinson’s disease and their loved ones. On MyParkinsonsTeam, more than 78,000 members come together to ask questions, give advice, and share their stories with others who understand life with Parkinson’s disease.

Which symptoms of Parkinson’s have been the most frustrating for you? Share your experience in the comments below, or start a conversation by posting on your Activities page.

Torrey Kim is the managing editor at MyHealthTeams and has over a decade of experience writing about medical conditions. Learn more about her here.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

impaired balance that has turned into Orthostatic hypotension. This has kept my husband bedridden since Dec. Can anything be done about the OH.

posted 3 days ago

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