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Parkinson's Support Group

Welcome to this online support group for caregivers, family, friends, and others with an interest in Parkinson's care. Please introduce yourself - Ask for advice - Share your experiences caring for a loved one with Parkinson's disease. Talk about symptoms, treatment options, side effects, daily life, your tips for others. Vent, laugh, and come back as often as you need to feel less alone.

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2 days ago
Marshmallow2 said...
Hi Joyanne - I am truly sorry to hear about that incident. I hope that this suggestion helps, but is it possible to get your husband on the L... more
2 days ago
joyanne said...
Thank you for your suggestions, Marshmallow2. Here in these mountains and trees, we don't get very good reception for mobile devices. We hav... more
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8 days ago
lise rr said...
Strivingtoserve, you are to be commended for taking on such a monumental task. It is very hard to convince someone to make a major change in ... more
6 days ago
strivingtoserve said...
Thank you for sharing your story. It helps to hear what has worked for others and that what I am experiencing is simply a part of the human co... more
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9 days ago
CaringDenise said...
Hi Malloree, While we appreciate your interest in Parkinson's disease and caregiving, it is against our site Terms of Use to post solicitation... more
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11 days ago
lise rr said...
Such a relief to find a solution to your daughters problem. Sometimes the medicine is worse that what it is supposed to treat. The only thin... more
11 days ago
joyanne said...
I want to thank everyone for including us in their prayers.
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13 days ago
Marshmallow2 said...
Izmarie - you are not alone. My husband gets 3 Sinemet at 6:00 A.M. and we have to wait for it to kick in before he can get going. There is ... more
12 days ago
lise rr said...
lzmarie, welcome this is a great support site. I hope your husband is using a walker so that he doesn't break something. It was hard for my... more
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13 days ago
lise rr said...
Wow, rebuilding a house is quite expensive. Just doing a handicapped bathroom was a lot here. However sometimes its nice to have new, you... more
13 days ago
joyanne said...
I know it is going to be expensive to rebuild. It is scaring the beegeebees out of me. I just really don't know what to do. If we were youn... more
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16 days ago
Marshmallow2 said...
If only Jerry was correct and there were multiple Lise's. Lise the chauffeur; Lise the bookkeeper; Lise the medication manager; Lise the comp... more
16 days ago
joyanne said...
Just call me "tunnel walker". All the medical bills from Brue's knee surgery and 3 weeks in rehab are beginning to come in. I use to think w... more
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17 days ago
lise rr said...
What a fun post to read, I was awakened very early after a hard night and was feeling a bit cross until I read it. Instead I made a cup of te... more
17 days ago
joyanne said...
Lise rr, I can always count on you to keep the loneliness away. I wish I had some of your yams. You wouldn't believe how much more they cost... more
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18 days ago
DDLady46 said...
OH HUN LOVE YOU SORRY YOU ARE GOING THREW THIS HUN . I WISH I HAD THE ANSWER FOR YOU . YOU SUM ME UP SO SO GOOD HUN MY FEELING ABOUT MY LIFE I... more
18 days ago
lise rr said...
I just live in the rabbit hole, where nothing makes sense and things don't get any better. I hope your days get better and you don't always f... more
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