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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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about 12 hours ago
joyanne said...
Hello, Donna. I'm glad you and Jerry were able to work together and get your sunroom taken care of. I wish I could get my husband interested... more
about 7 hours ago
lise rr said...
Donna, That's great that your Jerry can work and help you with things that have to be done. I have to hire people to help because my Jerry ca... more
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4 days ago
joyanne said...
Welcome to our support group, Stage. I'm sorry to hear about your husband and your dx of PD. Sometimes it is really hard to accept what th... more
4 days ago
lise rr said...
Yes welcome Stage, I am sorry to hear about your husband, that in its self is hard to deal with, now to have a diagnosis of PD you have a heav... more
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5 days ago
lise rr said...
No Apology necessary, if we cannot complain here then where? I don't know about you but this is my lifeline to sanity. How nice to have a ... more
4 days ago
DDLady46 said...
HI LADIES WELL WE HAD A COUPLE GOOD DAYS HERE TO JOYANNE . JERRY AND I WORKED OUTSIDE TRYING GET READY FOR WINTER , THANKS FOR SHARING HUN I W... more
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6 days ago
joyanne said...
Liserr, I'm jealous. Our growing season is just about over. I wish I had planted turnip greens, but we were dealing with knee surgery at the... more
6 days ago
lise rr said...
Joyanne, you could still plant carrots, harvest in spring, Parsnips harvest in Jan Feb Rutabega, globe onion beets and turnips. Mulch with ... more
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9 days ago
joyanne said...
Liserr, I'm so glad you've had a good time with your friend. I'm sure she had just as much fun as you. Good friends are hard to come by and ... more
9 days ago
lise rr said...
Hi joyanne, I do have energy, and love the water so getting him in yesterday was great. Now that I know about the great lifeguards at that be... more
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9 days ago
Aligar said...
Patti, Does your husband have Medicare? Talk to his primary care dr about the on continence and the support you need. Don't burn yourself ou... more
9 days ago
Patti H. said...
Medicare won't help with any care. Of course they would pay for hospice, but that s eems to be what they prefer, then it wouldn't have to pay ... more
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9 days ago
joyanne said...
Marzee, you seem to be in a really difficult situation. Anytime my husband gets a UTI, it really turns our days and nights upside down. He h... more
9 days ago
Marshmallow2 said...
Does anyone know why UTI s set off the mental symptoms
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11 days ago
Marshmallow2 said...
Donna - I have never heard of a well spouse getting paid for anything. I am interested, as an attorney, in starting a class action lawsuit in... more
11 days ago
joyanne said...
I'm sorry Jerry is having such a hard time. It makes it hard on everybody. Bruce's left leg and foot has been swelling a lot since his surge... more
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