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Frequently Asked Questions About Parkinson's Disease

8. I Often Have "Freezing" Spells. What Can I Do to Keep Moving?

If you have trouble with "freezing" in place:

  • Rock from foot to foot to get moving again.
  • Have someone place their foot in front of you, or visualize something you need to step over, to get moving again.

 

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Reviewed by Jon Glass on August 13, 2012

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