PORTSMOUTH – Parkinson’s disease slowly robs sufferers of even the most basic of body movements, while leaving the mind aware.
Most recently Parkinson’s was in the news because of the death of heavyweight boxing champion Mohammed Ali, who was diagnosed with the disease in the 1980s.
Parkinson’s disease is chronic and there is no cure, meaning that symptoms continue and worsen over time. Nearly 1 million people in the United States are living with Parkinson’s disease. The cause is unknown, but there are treatment options to manage symptoms.
To read the complete article click the link below: