To combat what it describes as a 'woeful' lack of awareness about the disease, the charity Parkinson's UK has launched a new campaign to show the impacts it has on people's everyday lives.
They read: 'Parkinson's mixes up the messages the brain sends to the body, so everyday tasks become incredibly difficult.'
'Parkinson's might not kill you. But it can make living hell.'
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Not a promising start to the week with a Met Office yellow warning of heavy and persistent rain.
There'll be bracing winds and heavy showers this afternoon and expect a wet and windy start on Monday morning.
Carl Edwards and guests look back at the week's events in the latest edition of Newsweek Wales.