What’s Shaking With Parkinson’s?

Shaking is like lightening before thunder because neurological dysfunction is common.

There are five primary motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease: tremor, rigidity, brady­kinesia (slow movement), postural instability (balance problems), and walking/gait problems. The most obvious symptom of Parkinson’s disease is tremors—notably the hands, but also other parts of the body. For this reason, it is often assumed to be a musculo­skeletal disorder. Even if physicians prescribe on anti-convulsive medication with a mild sedative, there are more symptoms to address down the road.

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