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Suggestions for sleep aid/devices for elderly man w/PD?

Posted by ljt0110

Our close friend has severe PD and his wife asked for help locating something to help prevent his neck/chin from dropping while he sleeps. Any suggestions for devices would be most welcome. She thought something similar to what one would use for a paraplegic (sp?) to support the neck would work, but we dont know what its called or where to look. He has a hospital bed and every possible type of pillow. Thanks!
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There are memory foam pillows that are concave, so the neck gets added support.  My suggestion would be to contact a medical supply company and see if they can give you any suggestions.  Good luck!
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