Restless Sleep May Be an Early Sign of Parkinson’s – “People who suffer from REM sleep behavior disorder are at increased risk of developing Parkinson’s disease and dementia as they age, a new study reports”

People who suffer from REM sleep behavior disorder are at increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease and dementia as they age, a new study reports. Researchers report RBD causes a lack of dopamine in the brain, and this can contribute to the development of neurodegenerative diseases.

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