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    Learn about the early signs and progression of Parkinson's disease.

    Some people with Parkinson’s will first notice a sense of weakness, difficulty walking, and stiff muscles. Others may notice a tremor of the head or hands.

    Early symptoms of Parkinson's disease are usually mild and generally occur gradually.

    Though symptoms may be mild or severe or occur frequently or infrequently, Parkinson's disease appears to have five different stages.

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