Recognizing Parkinson’s disease: On the Morning Report

Did you ever get a gut feeling about something and then brush it aside? It can turn out to be something important so we should probably pay attention. The doctor told Warren Gilman his problems walking were probably due to a back injury, but his wife had a gut feeling it might be Parkinson’s disease. She was right. Sharon Rose Vasniz and I talk about gut feelings and early signs of Parkinson’s disease on the Morning Report. Click here or on the picture of Sharon Rose Vaznis and me to watch the video.

Diane Atwood and Sharon Vaznis

Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane was the health reporter on WCSH 6. Before that, a radiation therapist at Maine Medical Center and after, Manager of Marketing/PR at Mercy Hospital. Now she writes the award-winning blog Catching Health with Diane Atwood.