Easing the Burden: Parkinson's Disease

Meet agroup of Mainers who courageously battle Parkinson's disease everyday.

Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that impairs motor skills, speech and other functions. The disease affects 5 million worldwide and many suffer from Parkinson’s Disease right here in Maine. “Easing the Burden” is an introduction to a few of these Mainers who courageously battle this disease everyday. Hear their stories and learn what’s being done to combat PD in Maine.

    Easing the Burden: Parkinson's Disease is a local public television program presented by Maine PBS.

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