World Parkinson Day 2022: Purpose, Background, Theme – World Parkinson’s Day is observed on 11th April every year across the world. it aims to create awareness of Parkinson’s disease, which is a progressive nervous system disorder.
- it also highlights the birthday of Dr James Parkinson.
- Parkinson was from London UK and became the 1st person to systematically described the 6 individuals with the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.
- April month is observed as Parkinson’s Awareness Month.
World Parkinson Day 2022: Theme
- Theme 2022 of World Parkinson’s Day is “integrated healthcare”.