• Parkinson was the first person to systematically describe six individuals with symptoms of the disease that bears his name. (wikipedia.org)
  • Governor Parkinson received the organization's second annual Caring Award, which is given to recognize exemplary contributions of leadership in providing quality care for frail elders and persons with disabilities in Kansas. (wikipedia.org)
  • The study shows that the number of individuals with Parkinson disease globally has more than doubled over the last three decades and that the rates of the disease, adjusted for age, are increasing significantly in almost every region of the world. (rochester.edu)
  • Parkinson was the first person to systematically describe six individuals with symptoms of the disease that bears his name. (wikipedia.org)