It is a progressive brain disease slowly and gradually increases with time. The first symptom of this is patient faces difficulty with movement. Doctors discriminate these diseases into five different stages according to their symptoms. Even some people die due to this disease, although the chances are very low. This disease occurs when brain cells or neurons which used to control the movement get damaged or die. Generally, these neurons are an essential source of producing element that is known as dopamine. When these brain cells get impaired or die, the brain cannot produce enough dopamine, which leads to the problem in movement or the first symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
The early sign by which anyone can recognize this disease at its early stage only are as follows:
Small, cramped handwriting
Decreased ability to smell (anosmia)
The main motor problems which are seen in this disease are as follow:
Stiffness in arms, legs, and trunk
Problems with balance
Secondary signs include the following:
Blank facial expression
The tendency to get stuck when walking
Decreased blinking and swallowing
Tendency to fall
Reduced arm swinging while walking
Other signs which are seen in this disease are as follow:
Problems with attention
Problem with visual-spatial relationships
There is a mixed treatment for this disease, which depends on the patient’s lifestyle, proper medication, and different therapies. Proper rest, exercise, and a properly balanced diet is essential in this disease. There are some therapies like speech, occupational, and physical therapies that help improve communication and self-care are the most important in disease.
Crystal Healing Therapy
There are various crystals that are constantly used to get some relief in the symptoms of this disease. Many crystal healers recommend these crystals. There are various crystals, which were mostly recommended to the people who are suffered from this disease. Some of them are as follow:
Amethyst: It is a multipurpose healing gemstone used to cure many diseases and issues related to health. It helps in calming the anxiety as well as stimulates the mind. It is the best stone for the issues related to the mind. It brings emotional balance, soothes depression, tension, and improves mental condition and memory.
Cinnabar: It is a powerful healing crystal used to heal many problems. It is a great meditating gemstone that helps the person understands a better flow of energy from the world's source. It supports mental celerity. It stimulates the immune system and also purifies the blood. It brings strength and flexibility within the body.
Opal: It can be found in different colors out there, and each color is known for unique healing properties and totally different from each other. Basically, for Parkinson’s disease, pink opal is very beneficial. It helps in curing problems related to heart, lungs, spleen, and eyes as well. It is also helpful for hypoglycemia and diabetes.
Sugilite: Many people use this stone for treating Parkinson’s disease along with the amethyst. This crystal builds communication between the body and the mind. This will help in the treatment of symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. It is a spiritual gemstone and opens all the chakras in the body. It encourages positivity and alleviates sorrow, grief, and fear.
All these stones are the best crystals for treating Parkinson’s disease.