Health Days 2023

World Parkinson's Day


Throughout the month of April, the International Parkinson’s, and Movement Disorders Society (MDS) aims to raise awareness about Parkinson's disease; To disseminate knowledge and promote research to positively impact patient care.

  • To spread knowledge about Parkinson's disease.
  • To promote research into its causes, prevention, and treatment
  • To positively influence the care of patients who suffer from it by providing advice and guidance to them.
  • People with Parkinson's disease don't have enough of the chemical dopamine because some of the nerve cells that make it have died.
  • Then symptoms begin to appear when the brain cannot produce enough dopamine to properly control movement.
  • There are three main symptoms: tremor, slowness of movement, and sclerosis.
Official date:
Globally: April 11th, 2023 
Locally: Ramadan 20th, 1444H

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Last Update : 17 January 2023 11:48 PM
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