Treatments and therapies
Everyone's experience of Parkinson's is unique, so you may need to try different drugs, treatments and therapies to find out what works best for you.
Your specialist or Parkinson's nurse can give you tailored advice based on your lifestyle and symptoms.
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Therapies to keep you active and healthy
There are many therapies that can help you manage your symptoms, from speech and language therapy through to complementary therapies such as Pilates.
There are many different drugs prescribed for Parkinson's, so your medication will be based on what suits you as an individual.
Watch our short animation to find out more about Parkinson's drugs.
Surgery for Parkinson's
If your medication isn't controlling your symptoms, you may be suitable for surgery.
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- your nearest local adviser
- local support groups and meetings
- exercise classes
- social and creative activities
- complementary therapies