Parkinson's Disease Articles

Introduction to Parkinson's Disease
Comprehensive guide to symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing research.

Questions and Answers About Parkinson's Disease
More answers to questions about PD, its effects and outlook.

Tremor Fact Sheet
Tremors often accompany PD, characterized as rhythmic, to and fro, involuntary muscular contractions in a part of the body.

About Myoclonus
Myoclonus is the medical term for tremors in PD and other neurological disorders.

Parkinson's Disease: Recommendations for Wellness
While there is no know cure for Parkinson's disease, there are a number of things one can do to help reduce your risk of developing this disorder.

Coffee and Parkinson's Disease
A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that caffeine may prevent the development of Parkinson's disease.

Parkinson's Disease: New Treatments Slow Onslaught of Symptoms
There are a range of new therapies available to ease the debilitating symptoms of Parkinson's Disease, but a cure is still elusive.

Parkinson's: Tips on Taking Your Medications
Helpful tips by someone with PD on how to take your medications on time and safely.

Ten Things Every Parkinson's Patient and Caregiver Should Know
A PD patient and doctor suggests ways to cope and manage your disease, as well as tips for caregivers.