Suzanne Lang replied to the topic Are you still wearing a mask? in the forum Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Parkinson’s 1 month, 2 weeks ago
My husband who has Parkinson’s and I (his caregiver) still wear our masks in certain indoor settings such as the market and the casino. I am very comfortable wearing a mask and my husband has come to understand its value.
We are both fully vaccinated and boosted and good about wearing masks. In February we attended a Valentine’s dinner. The…[Read more]
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Suzanne Lang replied to the topic Care Partners/Givers Interested in Support Group in the forum A Forum for Parkinson's Disease Caregivers 1 month, 3 weeks ago
I would be interested in being part of a PD caregivers group. I hope I am not too,late in responding. I am just figuring out how to negotiate the Parkinson’s New forums.
My husband was diagnosed in 2019; but like many others’ experiences, we know he has had it for a longer time. He lost his sense of smell about 20 years earlier and…[Read more]
Suzanne Lang replied to the topic Did your symptoms change when you had Covid? in the forum Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Parkinson’s 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Despite two vaccine doses followed by 3 boosters, my husband (who has Parkinson’s) and I (his caregiver) recently had Covid. It was a very rough case for both of us. Indeed the worst flu ailment I have ever experienced. His PO2 dropped to 90 and I was afraid he might have to go to the hospital. The doctor ordered Paxlovid and 3 days later…[Read more]
Suzanne Lang became a registered member 3 months, 3 weeks ago