How Israel is working to beat Parkinson's disease

July 08, 2014
As many as 10 million people worldwide suffer the tremors, impaired balance and rigidity associated with Parkinson’s disease, a chronic and progressive disorder caused by the death of nerve cells in the brain’s muscle-movement control areas.
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