Parkinson's Disease For Dummies
Michele Tagliati, MD and Others
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If you or someone you love has been diagnosed withParkinson’s Disease you’re probably wrestling withfear, despair, and countless questions about the future. It’sbrighter than you think. In Parkinson’s Disease forDummies, you’ll discover how to keep a positive attitudeand lead an active, productive life as this user-friendly, guidepilots you through the important steps toward taking charge of yourcondition. It helps you: Make sure you have an accurate diagnosisAssemble and work with your health care teamInform others about your conditionChoose the most effective medicationsEstablish a diet and exercise regimenConsider surgical options, alternative therapies, and clinicaltrialsMaintain healthy personal and professional relationshipsAdjust your routine as your PD progresses
This one-stop resource provides proven coping skills, first-handadvice, and practical tools, such as worksheets to assess careoptions, questions to ask doctors, and current listings of careproviders.