Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Ask the MD"
September 12, 2018
Hear from our on-staff movement disorder specialist about dystonia: a symptom of Parkinson's and standalone disorder that causes painful muscle cramps.
September 11, 2018
Dr. Dolhun discusses dystonia, an involuntary muscle contraction that causes painful, awkward postures.
August 31, 2018
Dystonia -- an involuntary muscle contraction that causes awkward, often painful body positions -- can be a symptom of Parkinson's or a disease itself.
August 09, 2018
Acting out your dreams (REM sleep behavior disorder) may be an early symptom of Parkinson's, occurring many years before motor symptoms and disease diagnosis.
July 17, 2018
Dr. Dolhun discusses deep brain stimulation, the most common surgical procedure for Parkinson's motor symptoms.
July 10, 2018
The FDA approved Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxinA) for drooling. It's the first and only botulinum with that specific purpose.
June 26, 2018
Focused ultrasound is a non-invasive procedure in clinical testing to treat Parkinson's tremor and dyskinesia or uncontrolled movements.
June 12, 2018
Depression is a common PD symptom that can and should be treated.
May 22, 2018
In this new video, Dr. Dolhun discusses genetic testing and genetic counseling in Parkinson's disease.
May 11, 2018
Rachel Dolhun, MD, addresses how a DaTscan can help to diagnose Parkinson's.