Parkinson’s Disease- Causes, Management, Treatment and Research

Excellent advice! Thanks for talking to neurologist and to Dr. diets for taking time to answer such important questions!

Women With Parkinson's Disease

As part of our topic, How to Get the Most of Your Neurologist Appointment”, we were fortunate to be able to have Dr. Nicole Dietz speak to our group.  She was very informative, generous with her time and patient with our questions.  She said she’d be happy to return and we would warmly welcome her back.

The information that follows in this post comes from notes taken by two attendees, with some research to verify note interpretation.  Even with that, there is the possibility of human error (mine) . Should you find such an error, let me know and we’ll quickly correct it.

Over a million people live with Parkinson’s Disease in the United States, making it the most common neurodegenerative disorder. Approximately 60,000 new cases are diagnosed each year in this country.

Dr. Dietz’s Presentation

The causes of Parkinson’s Disease are varied. Those affected should not think that something…

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