Posts tagged “Diagnosis”

They Try to Tell Us We’re Too Young

“It can’t be Parkinson’s disease. You’re too young.”

With these words begins an epic journey in a quest for answers to the vexing question, “Could this be Parkinson’s?” One is most likely to hear this response from the family doctor but other physicians are often just as likely to utter the too-young-for-PD refrain when you work up the courage to ask “Could this be Parkinson’s?”

Why is this answer so common?

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