IN YOUR MOVEMENTS AND MOMENTS

Uncontrolled, involuntary, jerky movements define Parkinson's disease (PD) dyskinesia, but that's only part of the story. When dyskinesia occurs, it's a result of PD progression and treatment with levodopa medications.

PD dyskinesia is the result of Parkinson's disease progression and treatment with levodopa medications

WELCOME TO THE COMMUNITY

Welcome to a community that’s redefining the PD dyskinesia narrative. We are here to support people living with PD dyskinesia (and their care partners) by raising awareness, providing education, and encouraging candid discussion around dyskinesia.

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THIS IS BRADY

Brady lives with PD dyskinesia and it can be a jerk—watch him share one of those moments.

THIS IS LAURA

Brady's wife and care partner shares her thoughts about his PD dyskinesia.

HEAR FROM OTHERS
GOING THROUGH IT

It's not uncommon to experience stigma when you have PD dyskinesia, but you are not alone.

THIS IS Dr. Dewey

Dr. Dewey and Brady talk about PD dyskinesia and how it differs from tremors.

"Dyskinesia in a social setting is embarrassing. Sometimes people try to help you and some will try [to] avoid you."

—Person living with PD dyskinesia

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Meet Brady

Travel can be a hassle and Brady knows that all too well. Watch him talk about a recent experience going through airport security with PD dyskinesia.

Meet Laura

Time can be hard to manage when you're living with someone who experiences PD dyskinesia. Laura talks about how she handles time management.

MEET DR. DEWEY

PD dyskinesia can sometimes be mistaken for a tremor. Dr. Dewey explains the difference between the two.

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