There’s still a lot of debate about whether or not there is a genetic component that relates to Parkinson’s disease. My Dad (diagnosed in 2013) thinks that his brother may have PD, too. But the rest of our family history (as far as we know) seems free of the disease. This makes me think that the diagnosis could be environmental for both of them. Do or did any of your family members have Parkinsons? Do you think there could be a genetic component?
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