Parkinson's Disease Explained
Who gets Parkinson's disease? What are the symptoms of PD? What treatment options are available? Parkinson's expert and movement disorder specialist Dr. Rachel Dolhun covers the basics in this informative video.
No two people with Parkinson's will have the same experience. Learn more about PD and its symptoms, and read tips to help you plan ahead.
Getting a Parkinson's diagnosis: What does it mean?
Get answers to common questions from people with Parkinson's, including how to cope with diagnosis and help speed a cure.READ MORE
What are the symptoms of Parkinson's disease?
Learn more about motor and non-motor Parkinson's symptoms and what doctors look for when making a diagnosis.READ MORE
Six tips for planning ahead after a Parkinson's diagnosis
Once the shock wears off, it's time to start thinking about the future. See tips from people in the PD community.READ MORE
Treatments Transforming Lives
Parkinson's researchers have made incredible strides to advance urgently needed treatments — and even more are just around the corner.
Parkinson's then and now: What's changed in the last 60 years?
An expert speaks to how Parkinson's therapies have improved and how technology is revolutionizing care for people with PD.READ MORE
Busting myths about the most common Parkinson's treatment
An expert dispels seven misconceptions about the "gold standard" medication for treating Parkinson's.READ MORE
What's going on? 10 lesser-known Parkinson's symptoms
People with Parkinson's talk about the range of symptoms. Understanding more about the varied symptoms of PD can help doctors better treat patients.READ MORE
Living Well with Parkinson's
Diet, exercise and the right care team all can play an important part in helping people live well with Parkinson's disease.
Parkinson's disease and diet: What you need to know
Smart food choices can make a big difference in how you feel and how well your medications work.READ MORE
What type of exercise is best for people with Parkinson's?
An expert explains why being active is so important, and shares tips for starting and sticking with an exercise regimen.READ MORE
Things to consider when looking for a Parkinson's doctor
A comfortable, open partnership between doctor and patient is essential to getting the best care.READ MORE
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