Parkinson’s Disease is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, meaning that symptoms continue and worsen over time.READ MORE: How's This For A Photobomb? Palm Bay Cop Takes Selfie With Gator Stuck In Storm Drain
Nearly one million people in the u-s are living with Parkinson’s.READ MORE: CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Booster Shots Of Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
It is diagnosed in nearly 50-thousand Americans each year, most of them are 50 and older.
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We focus on the NPF’s annual “Moving Day” event and why it is so important.