Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous system disorder that affects movement. Symptoms start gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one hand. Tremors are common, but the disorder also commonly causes stiffness or slowing of movement.
- Mayo Clinic
About Parkinson's Disease
It is helpful to have a list of organizations that can support you or your loved one along the way. This isn't an exhaustive list, but hopefully it will prove to be helpful resource.
If you have been recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you are not alone. Today many people with Parkinson’s are looking beyond their doctors alone to keep themselves well.