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Living with Dementia

People With Parkinsons

Research uncovers a potential link between Parkinson’s and visual problems

The most common genetic cause of Parkinson’s is not only responsible for the condition’s distinctive movement problems but may also affect vision, according to new research by scientists at the University of York.

Parkinson’s, the second most common form of neurodegenerative disease, principally affects people aged over 60. Its most common symptom is tremor… Research uncovers a potential link between Parkinson’s and visual problems   



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