Parkinson's: symptoms, treatments and research.

@article{Heisters2011ParkinsonsST,
  title={Parkinson's: symptoms, treatments and research.},
  author={Daiga Heisters},
  journal={British journal of nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={
          548-54
        }
}
Parkinson's is a incurable progressive neurological condition caused by a degeneration of dopamine-producing cells. The most common symptoms of the condition include slowness of movement, tremor and muscle stiffness; other symptoms include sleep difficulties, depression and anxiety. Parkinson's is usually controlled by medication but other treatments and therapies, such as occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech and language therapy, can also be effective in controlling and managing… CONTINUE READING

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