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How Do I Know If My Loved One Has Parkinson’s?

How Do I Know If My Loved One Has Parkinson’s?

First, only a medical doctor or a neurologist can accurately diagnose what is going on with your loved one. Also, your primary care doctor may in fact refer you to a neurologist if you or your doctor thinks that it is appropriate.

Friends mean well, but it is only a professional who is trained in neurological disorders who can tell you more definitively. However, here is some information from the Northwest Parkinson’s Association which addresses this issue and describes other diseases which may have similar symptoms. Read More...