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  1. For the last three months I have experienced chills and a feeling of extreme cold that frequently coincides with the wearing off period of medication. No temp. I take sinemet 25/100 x 2 every 31/2 to 4 hours and 3 mg mirapex ER once a day. Can this be related to medication or is it something else. Thank you.
  2. So here's a new, fun thing about Parkinson's I just discovered. I live in NYC and we've been having extremely warm, unseasonable weather the last couple of months. But yesterday it dropped down into the 20s with a brisk wind. I was out walking around for about twenty minutes and my right leg (especially the calf) stiffened up and my shoulders and knees felt achy. When I got inside I noticed groups of muscles starting to twitch that never have before. I've lived around here all my life and never had the cold affect me like that. Anyone else have problems with cold weather? Anything help? Thanks.
  3. I went to a college football game yesterday. It was bitterly cold, with temperatures starting in the low 30's and dropping into the 20's. Anyway, late in the game I started to get pretty cold and my left side was really shaking. Does anyone else find that their PD is noticeably worse with the cold (or other environmental factors)?
  4. I often have cold and achy feet which adds to my mobility issues. Is this a symptom of PD and can anything be done to remedy it?