The ABCs of Parkinson’s: The Letter D

The ABCs of Parkinson’s: The Letter D
Fourth in a series. Read part one, two, and three. In this column, the letter D is for dystonia, drooling, and dandelions. Dystonia Dystonia is a neurological movement disorder that causes sustained muscle contractions (ouch!). Twisting and repetitive movements or abnormal postures (more ouch) can be a part of having Parkinson’s disease. Symptoms can include disturbed sleep patterns, tiredness, depression, ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2018-07-18By Sherri Woodbridge