Benzi M. Kluger, MD, MS, is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the University of Colorado Denver. In this Living Well Challenge™ webisode, Dr. Kluger discusses how cognitive and non-motor Parkinson’s symptoms affect quality of life and how they can be treated medically or with behavior modification or non-medical therapies. Depression, sleep disturbances, fatigue, social isolation, and compulsive behavior are all addressed. People with Parkinson’s, their care partners, and loved ones can all benefit from Dr. Kluger’s recommendations.
nOH is caused by dysfunction in the autonomic nervous system and causes people to feel faint when they stand or sit up.
Learn practical ways to manage some of the most complicated non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s.
Living with Parkinson’s disease can have wide-reaching effects on your body and impact on your daily life. This panel discussion features diverse perspectives from members of a Parkinson’s care team: movement disorder specialist, physical therapist and neuropsychologist.
In this video, Dr. Peter Wang explores how tai chi can help you exercise your mind and body to improve cognitive and motor function in people with Parkinson’s.
In this video, Susan Imke explains how finding and using your signature strengths can help you become a more resilient person and give you the ability to adapt to challenges in Parkinson’s and in your everyday life.