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Living with Parkinson's

There are lots of ways to manage the ongoing issues and challenges of life with Parkinson’s.

Terry, who has Parkinson's, getting the train

Parkinson's symptoms

There are 3 main symptoms of Parkinson's. But it's also a complex condition that affects people differently, with a wide variety of other symptoms.

Find out more about how to manage Parkinson's symptoms
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Living with Parkinson's booklet

A booklet for people who are looking for in-depth information about how Parkinson's may affect their day-to-day lives, and how to manage the condition.

Download the booklet (PDF, 1.6MB)

Taking control of life with Parkinson's

Everyone is different and has their own approach.

Find out how other people with Parkinson's take control of their lives.

More on taking control
Louisa Parr, who has Parkinson's

Life with Parkinson's videos

See what life is like with Parkinson's for all sorts of people in all sorts of situations - including Emma, who was diagnosed aged 29.

In this short video, Emma shares her experience of starting an art business with Parkinson's.

Watch more real life stories
Take part - smell research

Get involved with research

Research can't happen without the support of people affected by Parkinson's. 

Help us find a cure for Parkinson's

Helpline and local advisers

Our helpline and Parkinson's local advisers are here to answer any questions you have about any aspect of life with Parkinson's.

Call us on 0808 800 0303.

More about our helpline and local advisers
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