What is Parkinson’s Disease? By Dr. De Leon

It has been nearly two centuries since the name of a famous English surgeon by the name of James Parkinson was assigned to a chronic neurological condition affecting nearly 10 million people worldwide known as Parkinson’s disease (PD).  For years Parkinson’s specialists have based their treatment of this progressive neurological disease on the clinical characteristicsContinue reading “What is Parkinson’s Disease? By Dr. De Leon”

Tips for Treating Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS): By Dr. De Leon

  Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) also known as Willis- Ekbom syndrome is described as a discomfort, creepy- crawly sensation, or an irresistible urge to move the legs arising from a profound feeling of ‘restlessness.’ These sensations only occur at rest and primarily at night. They are relieved by moving the legs and walking up andContinue reading “Tips for Treating Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS): By Dr. De Leon”

A Few Things to Consider When Thinking About Giving Up Driving: By Dr. De Leon

A Few Things to Consider When Thinking About Giving Up Driving: By Dr. De Leon.

Tips to dealing with cramping toes: By Dr. De Leon

It is extremely painful to have one little toe or worse all toes suddenly decide to have a mind of their own and begin to curl, twist and bend at their own free will. Believe me, I know. This type of pain can bring a grown man to their knees. When I first began having symptomsContinue reading “Tips to dealing with cramping toes: By Dr. De Leon”