Parkinson’s disease is a condition in which part of the brain become progressively damaged over many years.
The three main symptoms of Parkinson’s disease are:
A person with Parkinson’s disease can also experience a wide range of other physical and psychological symptoms, including depression,constipation, problems sleeping (insomnia), loss of sense of smell (anosmia) and memory problems.
What causes Parkinson’s disease?
Parkinson’s disease is caused by a loss of nerve cells in part of the brain called the substantia nigra. This leads to a reduction in a chemical called dopamine in the brain.
Dopamine plays a vital role in regulating the movement of the body and a reduction in dopamine is responsible for many of the symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
Exactly what causes the loss of nerve cells is unclear. Most experts think that a combination of genetic and environmental factors is responsible.
Symptoms of Parkinson's disease
The symptoms of Parkinson's disease usually develop gradually and are mild at first.
There are many different symptoms associated with Parkinson's disease, but the order in which these develop and their severity is different for each individual with the condition.
Some of the more common symptoms are described below, although it is unlikely that a person with Parkinson's disease would experience all or most of these.
The three main symptoms of Parkinson's disease affect physical movement:
These main symptoms are sometimes referred to by doctors as 'Parkinsonism'.
Parkinson's disease can also cause a range of other physical and mental symptoms.
Our centre has special rehabilitation program for the Parkinson patient ,which
physical therapy in order to improve the flexibility of muscle ,functional therapy
for enhancing the balance , oriental therapy for improving coordination of nerve
and muscle . these will give effective result to help our patient to restore back to their life .
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Perak , Malaysia
ACCOMMODATION: We provide comfortable and serene environment for our patients. All rooms are fully air-conditioned.
MEALS : Meals provided are healthy diet and prepared according to the patient's needs.
NURSING CARE : Nursing Care facilities provided.
TRANSPORTATION: We provide transportation if needed.
TRANSPORT PROVIDED : Transportation provided to and from the airport to the centre.