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noise sensitivity
jazzyrkj posted:
I've noticed that I am more sensitive to loud tv, road noise in the car, people talking etc. Makes my ears ring.
lovedogs1955 responded:
I am in Stage 3 I believe, and have noticed that i am over sensitive to all kinds of things, like noise, walking into a dept. store and being overwhelmed with too many things to look at...things like that. I think it's pretty "normal" for those of us with PD.
kabenn responded:
too much sensory input,,,noise, crowds, multitasking are all difficult for me. Overwhelming situation triggers anxiety attack and I can panic and become a quivering mass of jello. No visible avenue of exit terrifies me ( but it always has). The loss of control of the environment.
lovedogs1955 responded:
Since I posted the last time with this question, I have been put on 3 anti-anxiety meds and they have helped quite a bit. I am also sleeping better. Parkinson's Anxiety is another part of this disease process. Seems like every week I find out something else. OH, I am NOT happy with my "buddy", Parkinson's.

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