Image of a brain scan showing decreased dopamine levels, a neurotransmitter linked to Parkinson's disease.

Parkinson’s disease, a neurological condition that affects millions of people worldwide, is caused by the loss of a specific neurotransmitter in the brain. This condition progressively impacts the nervous system and leads to symptoms such as tremors, stiffness, and slow movements. Despite substantial evidence linking the disease to this neurotransmitterContinue Reading

Person with Parkinson's disease working with a physical therapist on mobility exercises.

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the nervous system that affects an estimated 10 million people worldwide. While there is no known cure for Parkinson’s, there are numerous treatments available to help manage the symptoms of the disease. One such treatment is physical therapy, which has been shown toContinue Reading

Image of a person holding their hand in a tremor, a common motor symptom of Parkinson's disease.

Millions of people worldwide are impacted by Parkinson’s disease, which is a neurodegenerative disorder. It is a progressive disease that affects movement and can cause a range of physical and psychological symptoms. As an AI language model trained to provide expert knowledge, I have collated information on the common symptomsContinue Reading

Plate of fruits and vegetables on a wooden table - Foods to Avoid with Parkinson's Disease

A gradually worsening neurological condition that impacts the ability to move is known as Parkinson’s disease. While there is currently no cure for Parkinson’s disease, there are ways to manage symptoms and slow the progression of the disease. One important aspect of managing Parkinson’s disease is diet. Certain foods canContinue Reading

A close-up of a person's hand showing the symptoms of tremors associated with Parkinson’s Paralysis diseases.

A progressive nervous system disorder, Parkinson’s disease affects movement and is characterized by symptoms such as tremors, stiffness, and difficulty with coordination and balance. One of the lesser-known symptoms of Parkinson’s disease is paralysis, specifically, Parkinson’s vocal cord paralysis. Parkinson’s vocal cord paralysis, also known as Parkinson’s laryngeal dystonia, isContinue Reading