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Amy: My Parkinson’s Disease Story

At We Have Parkinson’s, part of our mission is to share inspiring stories from people with PD. Not only do we want to raise awareness of Parkinson’s but also remind sufferers that they are not alone and they are not necessarily fated to decline. Today, we’re sharing Amy’s story. Amy was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 Parkinson's Blog

What is Parkinson’s Disease?

What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a chronic disorder which affects the body’s movement. The condition is caused when neurons in the brain that are responsible for producing dopamine die out or become defective. Dopamine is the chemical used to send messages to the sections of the brain that control movement. The disease … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 Parkinson's Blog

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