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Effects Of Parkinson’s Disease May Lead To Lose Wife, Job, Savings: True Story

Effects Of Parkinson’s Disease May Lead To Lose Wife, Job, Savings: True Story

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The treatment of Parkinson's disease can create some brutal side-effects, something police, social workers and judges are well aware of. The public, however, generally is not aware that this disease is so difficult to treat. One reason is that it is hard to explain that the drugs generally used to treat Parkinson's can have a range of completely unpredictable effects. One report published earlier in the United Kingdom reveals what careful technical explanations can not achieve, graphic example can. The story does not take long to grab the attention of the reader: A British IT worker and local councilor then turned into a "sex-crazed, gambling transvestite'' due to the side-effects of the Parkinson's drug Cabergoline, a dopomine agent. The 60-year-old Pete Shepherd had spent...