Parkinson’s is a complex brain disease and everyone’s Parkinson’s journey is different. More than 100,000 Canadians live with Parkinson’s and 30 more are diagnosed every day.
Learning about the disease and what you can expect, goes a long way to making your journey more manageable and helping you and your family to live well with Parkinson’s. Although Parkinson’s changes everything, you can find help and hope at Parkinson Canada. Whether you have just found out you or a family member has Parkinson’s, or have lived with the condition for decades, read on for information you can use.
Parkinson Canada also provides information and support to people living with other Parkinson’s-like conditions, including multiple system atrophy (MSA), progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), corticobasal degeneration (CBD) and Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB).