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Parkinson’s disease


The actor, Michael J. Fox, continued filming the television sitcom, Happy Days, for years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
  a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system characterized by tremor and impaired muscular coordination
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  • The actor, Michael J. Fox, continued filming the television sitcom, Happy Days, for years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
  • Her cells were part of research into the genes that cause cancer and those that suppress it; they helped develop drugs for treating herpes, leukemia, influenza, hemophilia, and Parkinson’s disease; and they’ve been used to study lactose digestion, sexually transmitted diseases, appendicitis, human longevity, mosquito mating, and the negative cellular effects of working in sewers.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Like an old man suffering from the onset of Parkinson’s disease.
    Ted Dekker  --  BoneMan’s Daughters
  • Adolescents and adults do it without knowing they ever learned it — and a man with Parkinson’s disease has damaged his circuits for it.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Starship Troopers

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  • Hyman also got an affidavit from a fourth doctor explaining that the patients in the study wouldn’t have been capable of giving informed consent even if Southam had asked: one had advanced Parkinson’s disease and couldn’t talk, others spoke only Yiddish, one had multiple sclerosis and "depressive psychosis."
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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