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WEBINAR: Feeling Faint – Sudden Drop in Blood Pressure in Parkinson’s – Cancelled
April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Speakers: Greta Mah (Pharmacist) and Dr. Joyce Lee (Geriatrician)
People with Parkinson’s disease may experience sudden drop in blood pressure leading to symptoms of dizziness and even falls. Some may also notice their blood pressure becomes high while lying down for sleep at night. This presentation will explain the occurrence of neurogenic orthostatic hypotension and supine hypertension. It will cover all the drug and non-drug treatment strategies to manage this non-motor PD related symptom.