10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Parkinson's Disease

1. Why did I develop Parkinson's disease?
2. What are my treatment options?
3. What are the pros and cons of each treatment?
4. What short-term and long-term side effects can I expect from the treatment? Is there anything I can do to minimize them?
5. Can you recommend any support groups for my family and me?
6. Are there any non-drug options that might help? What lifestyle modifications can I make to help me feel better?
7. Are there any foods, supplements, or over-the-counter drugs I should avoid?
8. Where can I find out more about Parkinson's disease?
9. How can I relax and manage stress?
10. Are there any clinical trials I can take part in?
WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Neil Lava, MD on October 21, 2018
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