Parkinson's syndrome


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Parkinson's syndrome

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Noun1.Parkinson's syndrome - a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system characterized by tremor and impaired muscular coordination
tremor - shaking or trembling (usually resulting from weakness or stress or disease)
degenerative disorder - condition leading to progressive loss of function
brain disease, brain disorder, encephalopathy - any disorder or disease of the brain
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MUHAMMAD ALI'S 32-year battle with Parkinson's syndrome has led to calls from a brain expert for retired fighters to receive proper help.
He was suffering from Parkinson's syndrome - not the disease but the illness caused by the punches he took.
He died on Friday at the age of 74 after suffering for more than three decades with Parkinson's syndrome, which stole his physical grace and killed his loquaciousness.
As per health, drug delivery through nano tech has been tried on Parkinson's Syndrome and Epilepsy patients outside India and has shown to stop their symptoms like shaking of limbs and has even allowed them to walk, not possible otherwise.
ONE of the saddest sights in sport is the shuffling figure of Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest boxers of all time, wracked by Parkinson's Syndrome.
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The 63-year-old Wicklow farmer, who lived in a Dublin nursing home before his trial, suffers from Parkinson's syndrome and needs full-time care.
The Greatest' won the hearts of the world during a career which spanned more than 20 years, and even more so afterwards as he continues to suffer from Parkinson's syndrome with dignity.
The punishment meted out to Ali, through the three fights, caught up in the form of Parkinson's Syndrome.
The tentative trials on humans were authorized after three and a half years of experiments on macaque monkeys that had been given neurotoxins to replicate Parkinson's syndrome.