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Parkinson's disease affects nerve cells in the brain, making body movements more difficult. Symptoms include: tremor (shaking or trembling), stiff muscles, slow movement and issues with balance or walking. Medications, exercise, a healthy diet and physical therapy can help reduce symptoms and improve quality of life.
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