May 23

Parkinson’s Disease


  1. Vincent Delorge

    The main motor symptoms are collectively called parkinsonism, or a “parkinsonian syndrome”. Parkinson’s disease is often defined as a parkinsonian syndrome that is idiopathic (having no known cause), although some atypical cases have a genetic origin. Many risk and protective factors have been investigated: the clearest evidence is for an increased risk of PD in people exposed to certain pesticides and a reduced risk in tobacco smokers.”-‘*

    Catch ya later

    1. Phyllis Shelton

      Thank you Vincent. We always value medical input on this site.

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