Number of Parkinson's cases will rise by a fifth in seven years - and will double by 2050 as society ages

The number of people suffering from Parkinson's disease is set to rise by a fifth in the next seven years, according to new research. 
The progressive neurological condition currently affects at least 137,000 people and it is feared that the total cost to the NHS will soon rise above £1billion a year.
But health experts are now warning that the number of people the disorder affects will rocket as the British society continues to age.
They have now said that the number of sufferers will double by 2050 and their findings are particularly worrying considering there is no cure. 
The Parkinson's... read more

 
8 January 2018 in Health, Views: 37
Source: Daily Mail
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30