World Parkinson’s Disease Day is observed on April 11th each year to raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease and to support those living with the condition.
Parkinson’s disease is a neurological disorder that affects movement, causing tremors, stiffness, and difficulty with balance and coordination. It is a progressive disease, meaning that symptoms worsen over time, and there is currently no cure for the condition.
World Parkinson’s Disease Day is an opportunity to raise awareness about the impact of Parkinson’s disease on individuals, families, and communities. It also serves as a reminder of the ongoing need for research to find better treatments and ultimately a cure for the disease.
On this day, events are held around the world to promote awareness and education about Parkinson’s disease. This may include walks, runs, or other fundraising events to support Parkinson’s research, as well as informational seminars, webinars, and other activities to provide education and support for those living with Parkinson’s disease and their families.
Overall, World Parkinson’s Disease Day is an important observance that helps to raise awareness about this debilitating condition and to support those who are living with it. It provides an opportunity for people to come together to support Parkinson’s research, promote understanding of the disease, and offer support and encouragement to those living with Parkinson’s and their loved ones.
} April 11, 2023
Tuesday, 12:14 pm to 12:14 pm
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