The PSP Chronicles

A question for PSP patients and/or their family/caregivers: Have you or your loved ones ever experienced what I call... brain zaps? The experience is like a low voltage shock... but not painful. It starts in the head and continues about halfway down the torso. It's not dizziness, but can sometimes precede a fall... but not always.

The next installment of The PSP Chronicles... this is where the real story begins:


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  • Forgive me but what does PSP mean?

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy- neurodegenerative disease... often referred to as Parkinson's evil twin, but much more aggressive with a prognosis from anywhere between 2-12 years. Affects everyone differently.

  • Thank you for taking the time to clarify what PSP meant. I appreciate it.