Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Season 3 Episode 9

Parkinson's Disease

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 2006 on Health Science Channel
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Parkinson's Disease
Part of the award winning public television series Healthy Body/Healthy Mind. More than 1.5 million Americans currently have Parkinson Disease. It's a condition that affects men and women from all areas of the world and walks of life equally. The outward effects are quite recognizable, with patients experiencing shaking limbs, slow movement and muscle stiffness. But the impact on quality of life can be equally challenging for patients, family and caregivers. This program will help provide a better understanding of the disease, diagnosis and treatments, while offering a look at the future of preventing and managing Parkinson's disease.moreless

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