Whether you’ve just been diagnosed or are researching for a friend or family member, here you’ll find everything you need to know about Parkinson’s. All material has been researched, reviewed and validated by experts.
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There is currently no cure for Parkinson’s so research into new and improved treatments is vital.
Parkinson’s is difficult to diagnose because there is no specific test for the condition. Symptoms vary from person to person and a number of other illnesses have similar symptoms
Counterfeit (falsified) medicine is substandard, fake medicine that deliberately appears to be a genuine, authorised product. Such medicines may be very harmful and may not control symptoms well.
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Everyone’s experience is different but for some people, receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson’s is almost a relief as they finally have a reason for the symptoms they have been experiencing.
Essential Tremor (ET) is a relatively common condition that results in trembling in the hands or arms, which in some cases can subsequently spread to cause tremor of the head, legs, trunk or voice.
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