10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Parkinson's Disease

10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about...

Parkinson’s Disease

  1. What causes Parkinson’s disease?

  2. How is Parkinson’s disease treated?

  3. What medications treat Parkinson’s disease? How do they work?

  4. What are the side effects of these medications? What can I do if the medications don’t work for me or the side effects bother me?

  5. How long will it take for the medication to begin working? For how long will I need to take the medication?

  6. Can I still drive?

  7. What can I expect as the disease progresses?

  8. What steps should I take to prepare for the future?

  9. Will someone need to care for me in the future?

  10. Do you have experience treating Parkinson’s disease?

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