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WORLD PARKINSON’S DAY OBSERVED

WORLD PARKINSON’S DAY OBSERVED

Context 

Every year, April 11 is observed as World Parkinson’s Day to bring issues to light of Parkinson's illness, which is a progressive nervous system disorder. 

Details 

  • The day denotes the birthday of Dr James Parkinson from London, who was the 1st person to systematically describe the 6 individuals with the symptoms of Parkinson Disease.
  • Aside from this, the month of April is observed as Parkinson’s Awareness Month.

Parkinson’s disease:

  • It is a brain disorder that prompts shaking, firmness, and difficulty with walking, balance, and coordination.
  • As the sickness advances, individuals may experience difficulty walking and talking.

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