When Parkinson’s Dyskinesia Feels Embarrassing

When Parkinson’s Dyskinesia Feels Embarrassing
Parkinson’s symptoms like dyskinesia — uncontrolled, involuntary muscle movement that is irregular in motion — is most often associated with long-term use of levodopa. For some, it is a mild annoyance. For others, it can interfere with daily life and lead to embarrassment or unwanted attention during everyday social activities, such as dining in public or grocery shopping. Here, we ... read more
Source: Davis Phinney FoundationPublished on 2020-10-07By Melani Dizon