As soon as someone mentions the Parkinson's disease, people directly thinks of tremors, unfortunately Parkinson's disease is a much more complex and incurable condition with various symptoms. To find solution to this problem scientists are still doing a lot of researches. What if the solution was found by the American multinational technology company Apple?
What is Parkinson's disease?
Parkinson's disease is a dysfunction that affects the central nervous system. The main symptom of this dysfunction is the possible and progressive appearance of tremors. But Parkinson's disease can also cause other movement abnormalities such as kinesis and plastic hypertonia.
What are the causes of Parkinson's disease?
Although the exact causes of Parkinson's disease are still a mystery to us, it has been established that certain genetic dispositions and environmental factors can considerably increase the risk of suffering from this disease. Some researches tend to prove that stress and concussion considerably increase the risk of developing Parkinson's disease. It is really important for us to stay conscious about our health.
How is it to live with Parkinson's disease.
Although there is no cure for Parkinson's disease, many measures have been taken for the follow-up of the disease for people who are sick. These measures haven't only been taken in the medical field. The technology giant Apple has expressed its willingness to improve its connected objects in favor of our health. Thus, after having integrated an electrocardiogram, the American firm continues by integrating a fall detector and a system for capturing tremors in its Apple watches. These initiatives are not only beneficial for patients. But will also allow doctors to not only rely on the words of his patients to propose a treatment, he will have precise data that will help him in the performance of his duties.