Parkinson's disease

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Approximately 4 million people worldwide suffer from Parkinson's Disease. Its causes and cure are yet a mystery to science. Provide your readers with essential information on Parkinson's Disease. This book serves as a historical survey, by providing compelling first-person narratives of people coping with Parkinson's Disease. Patients, family members, or caregivers explain the condition from their own experience. The symptoms and treatments are explained in detail. Essential to anyone trying to learn about diseases and conditions, the alternative treatments are explored. Each essay is carefully edited and presented with an introduction, so that they are accessible for student researchers and readers.
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subject_facet Diseases, Literature, MEDICAL, Nervous system -- Diseases, Parkinson's disease -- Juvenile literature
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