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Written by Kristina Dorkoski. Posted on June 14th, 2016.
Parkinson’s disease (PD) progressively impairs movement through the depletion of the neurotransmitter dopamine. By diagnosis, patients with PD have lost at least 50% of their dopamine-producing neurons and are already less active than their peers. Dopamine loss produces both motor and non-motor symptoms. Classic motor symptoms include bradykinesia (slow movement), hypokinesia (small movement), rigidity, resting […] » Continue Reading