Research Paper On Parkinson's Disease

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Parkinson's Disease Parkinson's is a long-term disorder of the central nervous system that mainly affects the motor system. It is caused by the degeneration of neurons that produce dopamine in the midbrain. Parkinson's most common affect on people 50-75 years old, but it can also occur and develop in younger people. In this essay I'm going to talk about its symptoms and signs, what causes Parkinson's, and how to prevent it.

Firstly, the symptoms of Parkinson's disease and signs may differ from person to another. Symptoms often begin on one side of the body and usually remain worse on that side. Here are some of the Parkinson's symptoms and signs: A tremor, shaking, usually begins in the limbs, often your hands and fingers. One characteristic