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#141 AB-Normal

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Posted 20 April 2015 - 04:17 AM

and then try to figure out which ones they are, and then find the correct bottles they fell from........ because you know they are expensive, and you don't want to lose them........ LOL


Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 13 July 2015 - 04:16 AM

Hey? You might have Parkinson's if...............................

you failed the sobriety test, yet STILL managed to blow zero's on the breathalyzer..................gotta leave the cops wondering..... <GRIN>


Edited by FlyBaby, 13 July 2015 - 04:17 AM.

Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 15 August 2015 - 02:07 PM

You just might have Parkinson's if.......................

Along with the rigidity, Bradykinesia, etc....... You also have a lot of Tremors, and you're pretty "shaken" up about it....................  


Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 15 August 2015 - 06:07 PM

You might be a parkie after DBS if your worse fear is losing the remote.....to your brain!

You might be a parkie if when walking really fast....you trip old ladies with your walking sticks......................(true story)
Dx'd 6/13 @ 66 by MDS in office with sub linquil L dopa challenge. Carbidopa/l dopa 50/200 5x in 24 hr span.
Reaction to Amantadine 100 mg 2x per day,Discontinued, 4/15.
Normal DaT scan '13, normal MRI, '13 Second DaT scan, 10/14, normal.
Symptoms: 90% controlled: significant tremors rt & lft side, rt leg drag whn tired, balance, slow movement, cognitive/ speech issues, apathy, dysfunctional autonomic systems
Cherish your loved ones, make memories with them..........now.

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Posted 02 November 2015 - 05:54 AM

You might have Parkinson's if...............

 

you wore your facial mask, to the Halloween party over the weekend.........

 

dressed as a Zombie, or Frankenstein's monster for Halloween so you could use both the "mask", and the Parkie shuffle.........

 

ok next ones are rated NC17 (not for kids eyes)

 

smiled at the young woman at the party, and told her that you could make her a very "happy girl", with the tremor in your hand........... :mrgreen:  :mrgreen:

 

went to the Halloween as a sex toy, and told everyone........ (wait for it)........ that you've become.......(drum roll please)..... a human vibrator............ :razz:  :mrgreen:  :razz:

 

Ok, time for me to go to bed..... I'm getting a bit weird..............(an he wanders away with a maniacal grin on his face)........... :mrgreen:  :mrgreen: :mrgreen:  :mrgreen:  


Edited by AB-Normal, 02 November 2015 - 05:58 AM.

Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 04 November 2015 - 03:20 PM

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Posted 20 January 2016 - 07:06 PM

you might be a Parkie if.................

Your wife (or husband) won't send you to the store for cream, because every time she does, by the time you've carried it home? it's butter...................


Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 20 January 2016 - 10:03 PM

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Posted 21 January 2016 - 05:38 AM

You're great at making martinis and terrible at stealing tambourines.

Diagnosed 11/21/2014 age 38

Currently taking sinemet 25/100 4x daily, clonazepam 1mg nightly


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Posted 24 January 2016 - 06:38 AM

you might be a Parkie if.................

 

you can't carry a plate of food, without dumping it on the floor...............

 

if dishing out your own dinner, is a major accomplishment.....................


Michael

Current age= 56

First symptoms: 1975

Dx.

Parkinson's Disease, Apraxia

Med's

Carba/levodopa 25/100 ER 4 times a day

Amantadine 100mgs twice a day

 

DBS surgery 12/2014............ Bilateral lead placement with a single battery/stimulator on RH side. Turned on 12/21/14

 

"I will do what i can, while I can, and when i can't, I'll do something else" 

remember folks.................

KEEP CALM, and PARKIE ON...............

 


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Posted 24 January 2016 - 10:56 AM

Our Rock Steady Boxing group had a pot luck last night.  My wife couldn't figure out the rhym or reason to some dishes.

 

I smiled, TEXTURE.   A lot of the food isn't so much about taste or smell anymore, but a blend of things that have a unique texture.

 

Also seemed most of us no longer had a sweet tooth, yet a few other spouses commented it seemed like it had increased.  I'll fess up

to still loving a small bowl of ice cream. Just so soothing on my thoat. Cold creamy delight. 


Dx 9/2014  

Sinemet  25/100  8 to 10 per day.

Comtan   200mg  4 per day

 

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, But beautiful old people are works of art. Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself.   -- Eleanor Roosevelt





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