- Parkinson's Disease - History
What is Parkinson's disease, how it was first discovered and more.
- James Parkinson | Parkinson's Disease
James Parkinson was an English physician, geologist, paleontologist, and political activist, most famous for his 1817 work, Essay on the Shaking Palsy, a description of the disease which later became known as Parkinson's Disease.
- Essay on the Shaking Palsy
By Dr. James Parkinson - a description of the disease which later became known as Parkinson's Disease.
- What Is Parkinson's Disease?
To put it simply, Parkinson's is a disease (movement disorder) that affects the functioning of a small part of the brain.
- Understanding Parkinson's Disease
The condition was first established as a clinical entity in 1817 by a London physician, James Parkinson (1755-1824), in his Essay on the Shaking Palsy.
- Parkinson's Disease - Causes
The various possible causes of Parkinson's disease.
- Risk Factors
The various possible risk factors for Parkinson's disease.
- How To Prevent Parkinson's Disease
Various ways to prevent Parkinon's disease.
- Parkinson's Disease - Signs and Symptoms
The various signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
- Parkinson's Disease | Diagnosis
How Parkinson's is diagnosed.
- Early Onset Parkinsons
Early-Onset Parkinson's (also called Young-Onset Parkinson's or YOPD) is when symptoms of the disease appear before the age of 40.
- Parkinson's Disease - Treatment
Here are the various ways of successfully treating Parkinson's disease.
- Daily Living
Inspirational stories, tips and techniques for daily living with Parkinson's disease.
- Learning to Live with Parkinson's Disease
It takes some adjusting to, but Wolfe said it is possible to stay active even with Parkinson's. "I drive the car still, and I can go shopping."
- Life With Parkinson's Disease
Life does not end with Parkinson's, and there are many, many things you can do if you can only recognize the opportunities it brings to you.
Caregiving for people wth Parkinson's.
- Parkinson's Research
The various research being done on Parkinson's disease.
- Parkinsons Disease News
Daily news and updates about Parkinson's disease.
- Parkinson's Disease | Glossary of Terms
Here are the most common terms regarding Parkinson's disease.
- Parkinson's Forum
Parkinon's Forum - Where people with Parkinson's and caregivers can get help, friendship and support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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