Newly diagnosed

Hello to everyone, i was diagnosed Jan 23 after over a year of scans tests and waiting. I also have been told i have D.I.S.H. disease on top of PD i also have a pronounced stoop. Anyone got ideas on exercises to help with curved spine. I am still working full time although i am of retirement age.

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Hello and welcome to the forum, @Butcher, This is a friendly and supportive space to be. I’m sure the other members will be along soon to tell you what has helped them.

Although it’s not easy to hear, it’s good to finally have a diagnosis and start appropriate treatment. You definitely have a lot to deal with. Have you been able to get in touch with [Versus Arthritis](https://www.versusarthritis.orgs about your D.I.S.H? Your GP or Parkinson’s Nurse can also help you connect with a therapist who can help you with exercises. Just click the link for more on this:

Do feel free to call our Helpline where we have advisors who can give you information and support when you need it. You can reach them on 0808 800 0303 when you’re ready.

Take care
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