Joseph H. Friedman, Caring.com expert
Joseph H. Friedman, a neurologist at NeuroHealth in Warwick, Rhode Island, wrote Making the Connection between Brain and Behavior: Coping with Parkinson's Disease .
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How can I help my dad correct his bad Parkinson's posture to avoid falling over? — Jul 31, 2008
Parkinson's disease patients lose the "automatic pilot" programs in the brain that normally let you do many complex tasks without thinking about them. Spouses and...
Is it OK for my mother to keep her recent diagnosis of Parkinson's disease a secret from friends and colleagues? — Jul 31, 2008
First, your mother's concern about her work situation is understandable. Sometimes patients, despite doing a good job at work, will get fired because of their Parkinson's d...