Understanding Parkinson Disease
Published Tuesday, April 10, 2018 4:08PM MDT
Last Updated Wednesday, April 11, 2018 7:37AM MDT
More than 10,000 Albertans are living with Parkinson Disease, a degenerative disorder with symptoms like tremors and speech impairment that affect every person differently. April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month worldwide, and the Parkinson Association of Alberta want us all to learn more about the disease and how it affects people and their families. Shawna sits down with CEO John Petryshen and board member and neurologist Dr. Oksana Suchowersky to discuss the challenges and the supports available to Alberta families.