Parkinson's Disease - Symptoms

Symptoms of Early-Onset Parkinson's Disease

Common signs include tremors or stiffness in the limbs. What are other potential indicators?

What Is Lewy Body Dementia?

Here's what you need to know about this neurological condition, from symptoms to treatment options.

Could You Have Spinal Stenosis?

Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal column resulting from the simultaneous shrinking and drying out of the spinal discs and the swelling or growth of the spinal bones and ligaments. But it also may also have other causes.

The Link Between Depression and Parkinson's Disease

Forty to 50 percent of Parkinson s patients also suffer from depression. Not only does it cause poorer quality of life for patients, depression is associated with faster progression of physical symptoms and greater cognitive decline.

How to Treat Swallowing Problems

How can a simple task like swallowing become a difficult mission? You might think this should be easy for your muscles to do, but it takes more just strength.

Can Your Sense of Smell Predict Parkinson's Disease?

Your sense of smell allows you to enjoy the fragrance of fresh flowers and determine when dinner is ready. But did you know it can also be a huge predictor of Parkinson's?

Health Hero: Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston, 49, an electrical contractor in Bristol, Tennessee, had his life turned upside down by Parkinson's disease. Learn about his courageous journey.

Understanding Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's disease affects an estimated 1.5 million Americans. Here, a guide for patients and their loved ones.