Parkinson's Disease Information Articles

It's challenging to live with Parkinson's disease (PD), not only for patients but for family members and caregivers as well. Parkinson's is a progressive disease that affects motor functions and causes other serious symptoms such as cognitive dysfunction, depression, sleep problems and pain.

If you're just starting your Parkinson's Disease journey as a patient or family member, we have trusted information that covers all the basics; from the definition of PD to signs, symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson's Disease. This will give you a good foundation to build on. At HealthyPlace, we also have more in-depth information on PD, including the different effects of Parkinson's Disease and how to cope with them. Plus you'll find articles on the latest Parkinson's treatments as well as helpful information for Parkinson's caregivers.

Parkinson's Disease Articles Table of Contents

General Information About Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s Disease Facts and Statistics: Did You Know…?

What Is Parkinson’s Disease?

How is Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosed?

What’s It Like Living with Parkinson’s Disease?

Is Parkinson’s Disease Fatal? Life Expectancy for Parkinson’s


Early Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease Can Be Scary

5 Stages of Parkinson’s Disease: Progression of Parkinson’s

Symptoms of Parkinson’s Listed and Explained

Why Parkinsonian Symptoms Can Worsen During the Day

Parkinson’s Disease and Sleep Problems: Symptoms, Treatments

Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments

Relationship Between Parkinson’s Disease and Loss of Smell


Parkinson’s Causes: How Do You Get Parkinson’s Disease?

Is Parkinson’s Disease Hereditary? Genetics of Parkinson’s


Parkinson’s Disease Treatment and Prognosis

Is There a Cure for Parkinson’s Disease?

Parkinson’s Disease Support Groups for Patients

Parkinson’s Disease OFF Episodes: Medication Not Working Well

Parkinson’s Disease Medication List: Can These Meds Help You?

Parkinson’s Disease Medications: Effectiveness & Side-Effects

Avoid These Parkinson’s Medications

Could Stem Cell Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease Be the Holy Grail?

How Effective is Brain Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease?

Inbrija, FDA Approved for Parkinson’s OFF Episodes

New Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease OFF Episodes

Natural, Homeopathic Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease. Really?!

Can You Drink Alcohol with Parkinson’s Disease Medication?

Effects of Parkinson's Disease

How Parkinson’s Disease Affects the Brain

Parkinson’s Disease and Sex Issues: Libido, Sex Drive

Parkinson’s Disease and Depression: Causes and Treatments

Parkinson’s Disease and Anxiety: Causes and Treatments

Parkinson’s Disease and Psychosis: Hallucinations, Delusions

Coping with Parkinson’s Disease: Emotional Challenges

Parkinson’s Disease Effects on the Body? Tremor, Motor Symptoms

How Parkinson’s Disease Affects Your Mental Health

Parkinson’s Disease OFF Episodes: Physical & Emotional Effects


Help for New Parkinson’s Caregivers

5 Helpful Tips for Parkinson’s Caregivers

Signs of Parkinson’s Caregiver Burnout

Where to Find a Parkinson’s Support Group for Caregivers

Parkinson’s Caregivers: The Difficult Challenges They Face

APA Reference
Holly, K. (2020, February 12). Parkinson's Disease Information Articles, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2022, January 16 from

Last Updated: February 18, 2020

Medically reviewed by Harry Croft, MD

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