Search Results Tagged With nonmotor symptoms
REM sleep disorder is a condition described as active, vivid and sometimes violent dreaming. Bed-partners describe restless dreaming that can include talking, screaming, punching and even getting out…
August 16, 2013
Dizziness can have multiple causes in Parkinson's. Most common, is low blood pressure, specifically a drop in blood pressure with standing a condition caused orthostatic hypotension.
September 04, 2012
I am interested in any suggestions that would help in regards to controlling a cough while sleeping at night. I have tried 1 & 2 pillows, drinking water, having a mint to keep my mouth moist and nothi…
July 24, 2012
Depression is a symptom of Parkinson’s disease. Find out more:
June 16, 2012
More than half of individuals with Parkinson’s have trouble with constipation. Constipation may even begin before the movement symptoms are noticeable, a pre-motor symptom.
June 12, 2012
What is the association between Parkinson’s and depression? Many people with Parkinson’s experience depression, in fact, up to 50% of people with Parkinson’s.
May 07, 2012
Hallucinations are often described as “seeing things that aren’t there.” In Parkinson’s, hallucinations are most commonly visual and described as objects, people or animals.
April 09, 2012
I have been told I have restless leg syndrome (RLS). What is it and what causes it?
February 01, 2012
Preference for bedding and type of mattress differs from one person to the next. An old mattress can be uncomfortable, lose its support and contribute to back pain or sleeping problems.
August 03, 2013
Othello syndrome describes a form of psychosis in which one has delusional thoughts about their partner having an affair or similar relationship that does not exist. They may misinterpret ‘clues’ to s…
May 16, 2013