Hi. I am Richard. Carer for my wife who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2014. In addition to she has several compression fractures in her spine and digestive problems. We are both mid 70s. Daily medication is madopar 8 times, entacapone, rasagiline, ropinerole, plus some pain relief. Various questions to follow on separate posts.
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