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The Number of Parkinson's Diagnoses Are Expected to Soar

Future projections of Parkinson's disease

Furthermore, researchers believe that the number of people with Parkinson’s disease is going to keep increasing and reach 14 million by 2040. However, with these estimations do not account for misdiagnoses, which can be considered positive. It's also possible for future medical and technological advances to increase the life expectancy of those living with the disease.