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Parkinson’s Disease: Early Warning Signs You Can’t Ignore

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder affecting the nervous system. It occurs when certain neurons that produce the chemical dopamine begin to break down and die, usually around age 60 or older. Although there is no cure for Parkinson’s, your prognosis is better if you start medication and therapy as early as possible to arrest the progress of the disease, making it critical to watch out for its first warning