– Updated People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) have...see more been asking a lot of questions about COVID-19 since the pandemic began and APDA has been here with the answers you need. As such, we have updated our blog post again with additional questions that have come in, […]
Update on COVID-19 and Parkinson’s disease
Latest Research on COVID-19 & Parkinson’s disease UPDATE: This post (originally published in June) has been updated with the latest...see more information available. We will continue to keep this post up-to-date as new information develops. As citizens of the world, we all continue to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic. And as members of the Parkinson’s disease (PD) […]
Parkinson’s disease and preparing for surgery
Dr. Gilbert explores the particular concerns of undergoing surgery for people with Parkinson's disease.
Parkinson’s Disease & Risk of Cancer
Parkinson’s Disease & Risk of Cancer Dr. Gilbert discusses the confusing relationship between Parkinson’s disease and cancer risk.
The Relationship Between Pesticides and Parkinson’s
Pesticides and Parkinson’s Dr. Gilbert discusses the association of pesticides and other environmental exposures and the risk of Parkinson’s disease.
Holy Smoke! The connection between cigarettes and Parkinson’s disease
Dr. Gilbert explains the relationship between cigarette smoking and Parkinson’s disease.
Anti-cholinergic Drugs – A Risk Factor For Dementia?
You may have read that certain medication prescribed for Parkinson’s disease can...see more cause dementia. Dr. Gilbert will weigh in on the science behind this topic, including how these drugs work, and if there’s any casual relationship between them and an increased risk of dementia.