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Parkinson's Warrior Podcast

Nov 16, 2022

In this episode I discuss the difference between a Neurologist and a Movement Disorder Specialistand why as a Person with Parkinson's it is important to seek out a physician who specializes in treating your type of condition. You can seek out a list of Movement Disorder Specialists in the USA and sites around the world...


Nov 9, 2022

In a past episode we discussed constipation as a common non-motor symptom of Parkinson's Disease. This time, we had a gut feeling that you would need to hear about gastroparesis and how this can potentially lead to major issues such as malnutrition and dehydration and result in changes in quality of life as you...


Nov 2, 2022

Listen in to find out what the beef is about protein and medication absorption... see what I did there? Seriously though, it is very important to avoid high protein meals as a person with PD, specifically when you are taking Levodopa or Carbidopa/Levodopa. In this episode we will talk about why that is a concern and...


Oct 26, 2022

In this episode I discuss the importance of the role of a carepartner in living with Parkinson's Disease. This can be a loved one, spouse, etc. A carepartner can also be a therapist, a counselor, a physician. It takes a village... and with all of these unsung heroes you will not be alone. 


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Oct 19, 2022

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In this episode we learn about the Syn-One test, which is one of the newest clinical tests for Parksinson's Disease (only around two years old) and could be one of the best tests in existence to help to diagnose PD and other forms...