Tag: strokes and PD

Hypercoagulation and Parkinson’s disease: Are women more at risk? by Dr. De Leon

Today, I will talk about something that we know little regarding the incidence and prevalence within the Parkinson’s population. This merits further investigation in my medical opinion because the truth is that Parkinson’s patients if not all a subset of the population may be at higher risk for having coagulopathies like clots in legs, lungs,

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Go Red: A must for women with PD: By Dr. De Leon

“Follow your heart but take your brain along.”   February is not only the month of love but is also more importantly the month in which we bring awareness to the 2 most important organs we have -our BRAIN & our HEART. Brain & heart health are extremely important for all but particularly for women

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