Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Ask the MD"
October 04, 2017
Rachel Dolhun, MD, provides tips to help consumers identify and verify science news in today's media-heavy landscape.
September 14, 2017
In this video, Dr. Dolhun talks about a common side effect of levodopa and how it can be managed.
September 13, 2017
Following the recent FDA approval of a new medication to treat dyskinesia, Rachel Dolhun, MD, discusses considerations for patients around new therapies.
August 30, 2017
Levodopa is the most effective drug for Parkinson's, but details about how to take it and its potential side effects can raise misconceptions. Rachel Dolhun, MD, addresses common levodopa myths.
August 01, 2017
Many people with PD include complementary therapies to their regimen like acupuncture.
July 27, 2017
There is no single "Parkinson's diet," however here we discuss a few specific diets about which we often get questions.
June 27, 2017
In the latest Ask the MD video, Dr. Dolhun talks about repurposed therapies for Parkinson's disease and what patients and families should know.
May 22, 2017
In the latest "Ask the MD" video, Dr. Dolhun talks about how exercise fits into life with Parkinson's.
March 21, 2017
In this video, Dr. Dolhun addresses why sleep problems occur in Parkinson's disease and how they are treated.
March 10, 2017
Generic medications are substitutes for brand name drugs. They're typically less expensive, widely available and commonly prescribed.