BEST Gifts for Someone with Parkinson’s disease

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What are the all-time best Gifts you can Get for a Parkinson’s Patient Adaptive feeding tools because of the hand tremors Weighted clothes and blankets Weighted writing tools Clothes with magnetic buttons Parkinson’s disease sucks big time. Over the past ten years that I have been working as a caregiver taking care of patients with … Read more

Ketogenic Diet for Parkinson’s Patients

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I am sitting at home researching this article on ketogenic diet for Parkinson’s patients after one of my patients tells me that he heard that it can do wonders in controlling the disease symptoms. The Michael J Fox foundation will clearly tell you that there is no one clear Parkinson’s diet that will work for … Read more

What is the Difference between the Essential tremors and Parkinson’s Tremors?

Supporting The Elderly With Parkinson's Disease

Essential tremors and Parkinson’s tremors According to Mayo Clinic, essential tremors are neurological disorders which produce involuntary as well as rhythmic shaking. Essential tremors (ET) is one of the nervous system disorders but in this case, the ET is characterized by the involuntary shaking of some parts of the body. ET can affect any part … Read more

CBD Oil and Parkinson’s Tremors

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CBD (cannabidiol) oil is an extract from cannabis that has been found to relieve anxiety. CBD is a type of cannabinoid that is found naturally in marijuana and hemp plants. CBD oil for Parkinson’s patients does not have any hallucination effect or feeling high since it does not contain tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which makes people who … Read more

Famous Faces of Parkinson’s Disease

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We explore famous people who had had to battle Parkinson’s disease and what to take from them Michael J Fox “The one choice I don’t have is whether or not I have it. But beyond that my choices are infinite. How I approach it is up to me. It has a lot to do with … Read more

I have Parkinson’s , Parkinson’s doesn’t have me: Confessions from a PD Patient Who Used to Smoke Bhang

Supporting The Elderly With Parkinson's Disease

” I have Parkinson’s Disease. It doesn’t have me” That was a spell-binding statement that I heard said by one of the guys in our PD support group. Of course he is one of those motivational type of guys who seems to have everything under control and who seems to figure out everything. So, he … Read more