All of us have experienced pain and discomfort in the muscles and joints at some point, especially with age. In most cases, the use of over the counter medications, hot/cold packs and rest help resolve the problem. Muscle and joint pain can be extremely troublesome to say the least. Some cases start with mild discomfort while others can become so severe that simple things like sitting, standing and walking become extremely painful, limiting day to day activities.
Parkinson's disease is a progressive, degenerative clinical condition that worsens over time. Typical symptoms include tremors, loss of facial expression, stiffness, slowing down of movement and multitude of other problems. In the past few years, there have been significant developments in the understanding of Parkinson's disease. Muhammad Ali, the legendary boxer, was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 1984 at the age of 42. He was not able to speak in public as a direct result o