"Up to 40% of people with Parkinson's experience clinically significant anxiety. This anxiety can be a factor of the psychological reaction to the stress of the illness or related to the neurochemical changes of the disease itself, or a combination of both."Read " Anxiety and Parkinson’s…"
A tremor is an uncontrollable, regular shaking movement that affects a part of the body, usually the hand. Many people think that everyone with Parkinson’s has a tremor, but this is not the case.Read " Tremor…"
Parkinsonism is the umbrella term given to a group of conditions that feature Parkinson’s-type symptoms: Tremor, Stiffness of muscles and Slowness of movement.
Parkinson's disease is the most common type of parkinsonism, but there are also some rarer types where a specific cause can be identified.Read " Parkinsonism…"