Navigation Links
Worldwide Parkinson's Cases To Double In Next 25 Years

A new research finds that the number of individuals with Parkinson’s disease in 15 of the world’s largest nations will double over the next generation//. The results of the study were published in the January 30 issue of the journal Neurology.

The study highlights the significant challenge facing countries with rapidly growing economies, particularly in Asia, many of which are ill prepared to meet this impending public health threat.

In recent years, a great deal of resources and energy has been focused on confronting infectious diseases such as HIV, malaria, and tuberculosis. This is highlighted by high-profile private investments in these areas by organizations such as the Gates Foundation.

However, while infectious diseases have attracted the greatest attention from international donors, it is non-communicable chronic diseases, such as Parkinson’s, that represent a far greater burden in terms of economic and social cost to developing nations.

University of Rochester neurologist Ray Dorsey, M.D., and a team of researchers examined the projected population growth in the five largest countries in Western Europe (France, Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom, and Italy) and the 10 most populous nations worldwide (China, India, Indonesia, the United States, Brazil, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Japan, and Russia). They then projected the prevalence of the disease by age group in each country.

Their research estimates that the number of individuals with Parkinson’s disease in these 15 countries will grow from 4.1 to 8.7 million by the year 2030. While the number of individuals with the disease will nearly double in the United States to 610,000, the greatest growth will occur in developing countries in Asia. By 2030, an estimated 5 million people in China will have the disease.

"The bulk of the growth in Parkinson’s disease in the next 25 years will not be in the United States and Europe but in oth
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Drop in Worldwide Measles deaths by 40%
2. Domestic Violence: The Silent Killer of Women Worldwide
3. New Study Questions Cannibalism As A Worldwide Selective Force
4. Pfizer Acquires Worldwide Rights For New Overactive Bladder Drug
5. Study Shows That More Than 3 Million Stillbirths Occur Worldwide Every Year
6. Smoke From Cooking Fuels Cause A Significant Number Of Death Worldwide
7. G8 Leaders Vows to Combat Infectious Diseases Worldwide
8. GLEWS - A Worldwide System to Alert Onset of Animal Diseases that are a Threat to Humans
9. Alzheimers - From Curiosity To Worldwide Disease
10. Worldwide Diabetes Figures Alarmingly High
11. Industrial Chemicals Are Impairing the Brain Development of Children Worldwide
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Worldwide Parkinson Cases Double Next Years

(Date:3/3/2015)... March 03, 2015 Raritan Bay Medical ... of Health,” an interactive photo contest held at the ... 8, 2015. To raise awareness for health and wellness ... to share their best health and wellness tips. , ... Bay Medical Center’s website and Facebook page where Facebook ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 ... to be an international keynote presenter at the ... at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre March ... on Wednesday, March 11, at 11 am (Melbourne ... Emotions and Interests,” will discuss making each customer’s ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... Mercy Health (formerly Catholic Health Partners) – a Catholic healthcare ... of its monthly Mercy Health: Helping You Be Well videos ... disorders in the United States, affecting an estimated 16 million ... Mercy Health’s YouTube channel , Mercy Health experts explain ... you can help someone with the illness get the help ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 2015 After the holiday season, many ... fitness and exercise. Community Health Center of Snohomish County ... ways that families in Everett, Marysville, and the entire ... , CHC says, “While it’s relatively simple to ... veggies, many families wonder how to keep exercise fun ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... T-System Inc. today announced ... CPHQ, FABC as the company’s chief nursing officer along ... episodic care. , “Today’s patients are demanding ... including urgent care and freestanding emergency centers one of ... Davis, T-System’s chief executive officer. “We have a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Raritan Bay Medical Center Announces Winners of “Picture of Health” Photo Contest 2Health News:South Florida-based PureFormulas will discuss personalization at ecommerce Conference and Expo in Melbourne, Australia 2Health News:New Videos Tackle Widespread Problem of Depression 2Health News:6 Wintertime Weight Loss Tips for Family Fitness Presented by Community Health Center of Snohomish County in Recent Article 2Health News:T-System Renews Commitment to Clinically-Driven Innovation and Appoints Industry Leader as CNO 2Health News:T-System Renews Commitment to Clinically-Driven Innovation and Appoints Industry Leader as CNO 3
... June 30 The California Center for Cardiothoracic ... with cutting edge heart operations. For patients facing cardiac issues, ... Due to the delicate nature of cardiothoracic surgeries ... the field is critical to a successful surgical outcome, which ...
... Denver Zoo and HealthONE,s Rocky Mountain ... mascot, Jack, the Rocky Mountain river otter. Jack, named after ... new pediatric hospital. , , (Photo: ... and neonatal surgeon, retired from active medical practice, was among ...
... engage and motivate their patients with the goal of ... Roche, the maker of ACCU-CHEK blood glucose monitoring ... of its Behavior Change through Patient Engagement (sm) program. ... fights the growing epidemic of diabetes by improving dialogue ...
... premiums, greater peace of mind , , PHILADELPHIA, June ... finding themselves in a serious predicament: less than 20 percent ... employment offers, according to the National Association of Colleges and ... , , As a result, many recent grads are ...
... Calif., June 30 Dr. Andrew Ordon, co-host of the ... the latest in thermage treatments, a non-invasive skin contouring procedure, ... Mirage. , , "Thermage is the perfect option for ... to go under the knife," explains Ordon. "There is little ...
... President and CEO Bergman to depart effective July 3; Board member ... , , CHICAGO, June 30 Janet Anixter, chairperson of ... I. Bergman, Anixter Center president and CEO, announced today that Bergman ... served in this role since his appointment following a national search ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Specialized California Medical Center (Heart411.com) Offers Top-Notch Cardiothoracic Surgery 2Health News:Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children & Denver Zoo Announce Mascot Contest Winner 2Health News:Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children & Denver Zoo Announce Mascot Contest Winner 3Health News:Roche Diabetes Care Announces Unique Coaching Program for Diabetes Educators as Part of Long-Term Commitment to Fight the Disease 2Health News:Roche Diabetes Care Announces Unique Coaching Program for Diabetes Educators as Part of Long-Term Commitment to Fight the Disease 3Health News:Graduates Needing Health Insurance Have Cost-Effective Options 2Health News:Graduates Needing Health Insurance Have Cost-Effective Options 3Health News:Anixter Center Announces Leadership Changes 2Health News:Anixter Center Announces Leadership Changes 3
(Date:3/3/2015)... -- - CPhI and P-MEC China 2015 ... Shanghai, China - The 15th ... held at Shanghai New International Expo Center, on 24th June, ... Worldwide and was introduced to China in 2001. It has ... companies and global pharmaceutical industry over the past 15 years. ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , Mar. 03, 2015 Research and Markets ... Jain PharmaBiotech,s new report "Cardiovascular Drug Delivery - ... , Drug delivery to the cardiovascular system ... the anatomy and physiology of the vascular system; it ... body. Drugs can be introduced into the vascular system ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015  HeartIT is pleased ... first Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Solution in the market ... a standard web browser. Precession™ combines zero footprint ... unmatched in the industry. This provides CMR professionals ... the critical functions of a successful CMR program. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:15th Anniversary, Be Part of Chinese Pharma Dream 215th Anniversary, Be Part of Chinese Pharma Dream 3Global Cardiovascular Drug Delivery Technologies, Markets and Companies 2014-2024 2Global Cardiovascular Drug Delivery Technologies, Markets and Companies 2014-2024 3Precession Advances Medical Imaging by Delivering a Complete Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Platform in a Web Browser 2
... laboratory-grade pure water at a constant flow ... tap water and combine complementary purification technologies ... easy to operate, reliable, and allows total ... low operating cost., Applications, Glassware rinsing ...
... RiOs systems produce Type III, laboratory-grade ... Systems are fed directly with potable tap ... a compact system design that is easy ... over the water produced at a low ...
... freezer utilizes ultra-thin vacuum insulation panel ... increasing the footprint. Patented Tollesbury Technology ... life. Bright LED display shows temperature ... remote user-supplied monitoring system. Keyed lock ...
... This upright freezer uses ultra-thin ... of traditional urethane insulation, to increase ... footprint. Holds (336) 2" boxes or ... sample preservation, reduces energy consumption and ...
Medicine Products: