[Podcast] Young Onset Parkinson’s with Dr. Rodolfo Savica

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Young onset parkinson's with dr. rodolfo savica episode summary

In this episode, Dr. Rodolfo Savica discusses the biological and social differences of YOPD (young onset Parkinson’s), treatments for YOPD, the challenges of diagnosing YOPD, and more.

Topics discussed include:

  • “Early” Versus “Young” Onset Parkinson’s
  • Typical Age for Young/Early Onset Parkinson’s
  • Treatment Differences for YOPD
  • Diagnosing Young/Early Onset Parkinson’s
  • Young Onset Parkinson’s and DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation)
  • Difference in Progression Between Early Onset and Late Onset Parkinson’s
  • Difference in Women with Early Onset Versus Later Onset Parkinson’s
  • Exercising with YOPD
  • Dementia and Cognitive Decline

and more! We hope you enjoy!

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