Category: Parkinson’s Disease

Can You Slow Down Parkinson’s Disease?

Close up of hand woman suffering with Parkinson disease

Parkinson’s disease is quite well known ever since famous actor Michael J. Fox (Family Ties, Back To The Future, Spin City) was diagnosed with it decades ago. It’s a brain disorder that can cause unintended/uncontrollable movements of the body. For instance, a person with Parkinson’s might have shaky hands at certain times. Or they might… Read more »

What Are the Five Stages of Parkinson’s Disease?

Senior woman suffering from Parkinson syndrome on white background

Have you ever known someone with Parkinson’s disease? If you or someone you know has this disease (or had it), then you know it involves uncontrollable shaking/tremors, lack of coordination and speaking difficulties. Sufferers might also experience slowed movement, balance troubles and/or stiffness in their limbs. What are the 5 stages of Parkinson’s disease? Stage… Read more »

Potential Indicators of Parkinson’s Disease  

Elderly woman with Parkinson's Disease struggles while reaching for a glass of water on the table

The famous actor Michael J. Fox, known for starring in “Family Ties,” “Back To The Future,” and “Spin City,” first learned he had young-onset Parkinson’s disease in 1991 at age 29. He told the public about this in 1998 and has been known worldwide for it ever since. In fact, he has committed himself to… Read more »