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How to Deal with the 6 Common Causes of Leg pain in PD? : By Dr. De Leon

One of the biggest complaints I hear from people in PD support groups is a continuous relentless severe leg pain. Prior to a decade ago, I as all my fellow movement disorder specialist would have not thought leg pain to be a direct precursor of PD or an initial non-motor symptom. 1,002 more words

Parkinson's Health

Top Seven Natural Remedies for Sciatica

Majid Ali, M.D.

For all chronic pain syndromes, including sciatica, initially natural remedies should be used under the care of a practitioner after full clinical evaluation. 101 more words

Dr. Ali's Top Seven Series

Treatment for Pain in Parkinson's patients: by Dr. De Leon

According to my research, laughter is the best medicine, giggling is good for mild infections, chuckling works for minor cuts and bruises, and snickering only makes things worse.

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Parkinson's Disease

Are trigger points real?

This is and interesting article that I read yesterday showing that there may be more going on with trigger point than previously thought.  It makes sense that the pain would be more of a neuralgic pain and not originating from muscle tissue that needs to be worked out with deep pressure, thumb pressure, stretch, or other techniques that are often used by therapist. 296 more words

Health And Wellness

Massage...Rooted in Touch

Massage Therapy is deeply rooted in the fundamental importance of touch, which is essential to human development and growth. My training in massage therapy taught me about the body and the fundamentals of how the body functions. 200 more words