Parkinson’s Disease and Genetics – Is There A Connection?

Parkinson's disease and genetics

The link between Parkinson’s disease and genetics has been increasingly realized in the last two decades. Researchers have identified many genes that play an important role in the disease presentation. Among the genes that are identified, some are the actual cause of the Parkinson’s disease, while others increase the risk to develop it. Overview Parkinson’s … Read moreParkinson’s Disease and Genetics – Is There A Connection?

​Parkinson’s disease early signs you should know

Parkinson's early signs

Parkinson’s disease is usually recognized with its motor symptoms like tremor, slow in movement, and stiffness. Recent research shows that the disease signs appear in the body many years before the onset of motor symptoms. As these early signs appear in the form of non-motor, they are usually neglected and are not considered to be … Read more​Parkinson’s disease early signs you should know

Types of pain associated with Parkinson’s disease

Pain in Parkinson's disease

Parkinson’s disease is usually known for its motor symptoms such as tremor, slowness of movement, and stiffness. However, most people don’t realize that pain is also associated with Parkinson’s disease. In fact, recent research shows that it could be one of the early warning signs of the disease. Pain – the key but undermined symptom … Read moreTypes of pain associated with Parkinson’s disease