Did Medication Cause My Dad’s Parkinson’s?
Pills, pills, pills, and more pills.
A nurse at my Dad’s senior home in Chicago walks into his room with a little plastic tub and says, “Time for your medication!”
My slumped-over, 77-year-old, wheelchair-bound Dad barely lifts his head. She spoons pill after pill into his mouth. Pills for blood pressure, pills for cholesterol, pills for…