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Slowing down or stopping the process of neurodegeneration remains one of the most important goals of current Parkinson’s research.
Continuous dopaminergic stimulation reduces the risk of motor complications when compared with levodopa or other short-acting dopamine agonists.
Compulsive behaviour is when someone has an overwhelming urge to act in a particular way. The motivation is the prospect of pleasure or reward.
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Everyone’s experience is different but for some people, receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson’s is almost a relief as they finally have a reason for the symptoms they have been experiencing.
Essential Tremor (ET) is a relatively common condition that results in trembling in the hands or arms, which in some cases can subsequently spread to cause tremor of the head, legs, trunk or voice.
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