"Hospital scariest place" for Parkinson's sufferers
Hospital is one of the scariest places for people with Parkinson’s to be according to a new report. The family of a Redruth man with the disease are complaining about his treatment while in hospital with cancer.
The family of a man from Cornwall who had Parkinson's disease have criticised staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro saying they didn't give him the correct medication. They claim John Rogers' symptoms got worse while in their care.
It comes on the day a report has been published, showing 4 in 10 sufferers admitted to hospital are regularly denied medication. Our Cornwall correspondent Steve Hardy has this report..