Early signs of Parkinson’s disease and life expectancy

What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative brain disorder that affects the motor movements of the body. People diagnosed with this disease experience stiffness and poor mental ability. It develops gradually in the body and remains for years until death. Causes of Parkinson’s disease Dopamine is an important neurotransmitter present in the brain. […]

Parkinson’s Disease – Causes, life expectancy and more!

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that affects the brain and the nerves. It hinders motor function and mental ability. While it is not fatal, people suffering from Parkinson’s disease will have a shortened life expectancy. Causes of Parkinson’s disease The root cause behind the disease is due to the depletion of dopamine in […]

An overview of the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease is a neurological disorder where the reason is unknown but there is a cure for it. It is a progressing disease and as one grows with it the symptoms grow progressively worse. There is nerve cell in the brain that secrete a neurotransmitter called dopamine. As one grows old these cells start dying […]

Signs and symptoms of advanced Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s syndrome is basically slowing of motion in a human being or is hypokinesia. The exact cause of the disease is not known nor has it a cure. The immediate cause for the symptoms to appear is that neurons in the brain die off and there is a deficiency of dopamine, a neurotransmitter. Why neurons […]