Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological condition. You can find more information on the Parkinson’s UK website.
This video from Parkinson’s UK is a useful starting point to find out about what PD is:
If you are feeling anxious, overwhelmed, or struggling to cope please contact your GP who may refer you to the relevant healthcare professional.
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board’s Specialist Parkinson’s Team have also produced the My Parkinson’s App, which is an interactive web-based resource to empower and equip people living with Parkinson’s and their families with the information and tools to help manage the condition. To find out more, visit the My Parkinson’s webpage.
If you have concerns that you or someone close to you may have Parkinson’s please contact your GP.
Currently the services supporting people with Parkinson’s are adapting and changing, but we are still here.
There are two separate multi-disciplinary teams for people with Parkinson’s and you will be managed by the team best positioned to support you.
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