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Parkinson’s Disease, Medications
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NIH Senior Health - Easy to use site: covers medications, and in related pages surgical treatments and other therapies, and research. NIH Senior Health - Easy to use site: covers medications, and in related pages surgical treatments and other therapies, and research. Show less
How is PD Treated?
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National Parkinson Foundation - The sections covers pharmacological and surgical options as well as exercise, complementary therapies and research in progress. It includes videos for some of the subtopics. National Parkinson Foundation - The sections covers pharmacological and surgical options as well as exercise, complementary therapies and research in progress. It includes videos for some of the subtopics. Show less
Medications for Parkinson’s Disease:  What’s on the Horizon
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Parkinson’s Disease Foundation - Discussion of current and potential drug treatments. Parkinson’s Disease Foundation - Discussion of current and potential drug treatments. Show less
Parkinson’s Disease: The Newest Advances
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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine. - A brief interview story signaling some of the current areas of research. NIH MedlinePlus Magazine. - A brief interview story signaling some of the current areas of research. Show less
Parkinson’s Disease, Nonpharmacologic Treatments
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We Move (Worldwide Education and Awareness for Movement Disorders) - A summary of the symptoms of the disease that may be helped by non-pharmacologic treatments including the contributions of physical and occupational therapists. We Move (Worldwide Education and Awareness for Movement Disorders) - A summary of the symptoms of the disease that may be helped by non-pharmacologic treatments including the contributions of physical and occupational therapists. Show less
Parkinson’s Disease: Diagnosis
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We Move: Worldwide Education and Awareness of Movement Disorders - Lists medicines and conditions that may induce symptoms similar to those of Parkinson’s Disease, and that need to be ruled out for a sure diagnosis. We Move: Worldwide Education and Awareness of Movement Disorders - Lists medicines and conditions that may induce symptoms similar to those of Parkinson’s Disease, and that need to be ruled out for a sure diagnosis. Show less
Say It Loud: NIDCD Grantee’s Innovative Voice Treatment Gives People with Parkinson’s Disease a Voice
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National Institute on Dearness and Other Communication Disorders - Describes the speech problems of PD patients and how one speech-language program can help. National Institute on Dearness and Other Communication Disorders - Describes the speech problems of PD patients and how one speech-language program can help. Show less
Spinal Cord Stimulation may be Alternative to Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Disease
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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institutes of Health - Discussion of early research into spinal cord stimulation, which would provide an easier target than the currently approved deep brain stimulation. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institutes of Health - Discussion of early research into spinal cord stimulation, which would provide an easier target than the currently approved deep brain stimulation. Show less
Tai Chi & Qi Gong for Health and Well-Being
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National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), National Institutes of Health - An educational video that features tai chi and qi gong as an activity to enhance wellness. See also the fact sheet Tai Chi: An Introduction. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), National Institutes of Health - An educational video that features tai chi and qi gong as an activity to enhance wellness. See also the fact sheet Tai Chi: An Introduction. Show less
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