Male, Age 64, DIagnosed PD April 2013, (DatScan + Symptoms) Under care of an MDS
Major symptoms...right leg/foot gait & shuffle when tired, right hand resting tremor, no right arm swing when walking, sloppy hand writing in script, executive function degradations, anxiety/apathy. Slow Progression. Not physically limited. No PD in family history but Alzheimers on maternal grandparent side.
Meds start June 2014 Current Meds
Sinemet 25/100 4x/Day, Requip 6mg ER 1X/Day , Rasagiline 1mg 1X/Day , Rytary 23.75mg/ 95mg 3 capsules 3X/Day
Diagnosed OSA July 2014 Using CPAP with beneficial results.
Have been through LSVT LOUD Speech Therapy Program
Starting the Rock Steady Boxing Program March 2018
Participating in 2 clinical trials at this time. Give back to the cure efforts where I can while I can.
Savoring life’s opportunities, travel (while I can), and being with family. Thankful to be able to enjoy newly reordered "priorities".
A New Testament Christian (Do you have a Bible question?)
Retired Military/Airline Pilot Have flown C-150/172, T-37/38, F-4C/D/E/Gs, F-16 A/B/C/D, B-727, and A-319/320