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When to Call A Doctor

Call your doctor if you develop any of the symptoms of PD.

Also call if you:

  • Notice a persistent tremor or stiffness anywhere in your body

  • Have trouble walking

  • Have trouble rising from a chair

  • Have any symptoms of depression

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