A Physician’s Perspective

John Nutt, MD, of the OHSU Parkinson Center of Oregon demystifies the process for diagnosing Parkinson’s. There is currently no test for the disease. Doctors instead look for three cardinal symptoms: tremors, rigidity and loss of dexterity. Dr. Nutt walks us through the process, discussing the challenges of diagnosing and treating a disease that […]

Living Well with Parkinson’s

What can I do to live better with this disease? That’s the first thing that most people living with Parkinson’s ask Julie Carter, RN, MS, ANP of the OHSU Parkinson Center of Oregon. She’s joined by Dr. John Nutt to give expert advice on living well with Parkinson’s. Her tips include exercise, social support, […]