A Resource by Patients for Patients

Parkinson’s is a complex disease with a unique set of motor and non-motor symptoms, degree of severity, rate of progression and receptiveness to medicine unique to each patient.

This resource prioritizes essential information organized in a concise 4-step plan with the tools you’ll need to begin thriving with Parkinson’s.

4 STEP PLAN


Patient

When you’re diagnosed, there’s an important decision to make – radically change your lifestyle or slowly become more inflexible and wheelchair bound. The sooner you start, the more function you will retain and the slower the disease will progress.

Neurologist

Typically over time, the number & severity of  non-motor and motor symptoms increase due to less dopamine These can usually be mitigated with different treatments. Preparation & excellent communication are critical to your quality of life.

Appointments

Simple & affordable modifications of your home can make a world of difference. Use assistive devices and technology to make your daily life easier, safer and retain your independence.

Home

Simple & affordable modifications of your home can make a world of difference. Use assistive devices and technology to make your daily life easier, safer and retain your independence.