Parkinson's Disease, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Diseases & Disorders Series
  • Lizabeth Craig
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420512285
  • ISBN-13: 9781420512281
  • DDC: 616.8
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This title in Lucent's Diseases And Disorders Series focuses on Parkinson's Disease. The book describes how the disease is contracted, its symptoms, and treatments. It also discusses the issues that caregivers face.

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Diseases & Disorders Series

The DISEASES & DISORDERS series offers young readers and researchers a means of understanding ailments and their ramifications. Clear, careful explanations offer insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes include primary and secondary source quotations, annotated bibliographies and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.

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  • All volumes in the series include primary and secondary quotations, annotated bibliographies, detailed indexes, and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Foreword: “The Most Difficult Puzzles Ever Devised”.
Introduction: The Shaking Palsy.
1: What Is Parkinson's Disease?.
2: Causes and Symptoms.
3: Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease.
4: Treating Parkinson's Disease.
5: Living with Parkinson's Disease.
6: The Future of Parkinson's Disease.
Organizations to Contact.
For More Information.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.