JJ replied to the topic Do you struggle with sleep disturbances? in the forum Parkinson's Disease Symptoms 3 months, 3 weeks ago
As an update to my prior input on quality of sleep, the disturbances have become routine: I wake after 4 hours and take 1/2 each of the ER C/L with 1/2 of the IR C/L, and experience hard unstoppable shaking until the med kicks in. Drinking water in the middle of the night necessitates a bathroom trip which increases the tremors. All in all, it…[Read more]
JJ replied to the topic Vibrating gloves eliminate Parkinson's tremors and other symptoms in the forum Parkinson’s Research News 4 months, 1 week ago
Please share more information on who/how to contact: #s, names? Only information I find, so far, is Not Yet Recruiting.
JJ replied to the topic How does the heat affect your symptoms? in the forum Living With Parkinson's Disease 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Brutal–heat heightens my symptoms, increases inflammation, and dyskinesia. My simple and somewhat effective aids: I put an ice pack next to my pillow and use it as desired when inflammatory signs/symptoms come on–at feet, or shoulder (from dyskinesia) or neck. One pack lasts me through the night. I also have a “Cooling” pillow–inexpensive and…[Read more]
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