Carol Hardbarger replied to the topic Do you struggle with sleep disturbances? in the forum Parkinson's Disease Symptoms 1 month, 3 weeks ago
I have struggled with sleep issues for 20 years. I have fibromyalgia. In addition to PD. It is very frustrating and I have tried everything including prescription medications which didn’t work very well for me because of side effects. I take Sinemet 3 times daily and my neuro recently added Sinemet-CR at bedtime. I find I have to keep a ri…[Read more]
Carol Hardbarger replied to the topic What are all of your symptoms that are PD related. Please list them. in the forum Parkinson's Disease Symptoms 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Marlene, I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in 2002 and with PD about 3 months ago. Like you I never know which is causing my symptoms. I have a lot of pain in my neck, shoulders and lower back and have been hesitant to take prescribed pain meds. I also have a lot of fatigue, which seems to be less with my Parkinson’s meds, but I get tired…[Read more]
Carol Hardbarger replied to the topic What are all of your symptoms that are PD related. Please list them. in the forum Parkinson's Disease Symptoms 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Unfortunately, I am just now finding out that things that have plagued me for years are symptoms of PD. I was recently diagnosed after referral to a neurologist and a DATscan. I have had increasing hand and face tremors for a number of years now, along with stiffness in my legs when walking. My worst (in my view) symptoms are excessive sweating…[Read more]
Carol Hardbarger became a registered member 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Hi Carol, Thank you for joining our forums. Please let me know if there’s anything I can help you with along the way!