Local News

New Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

park

Eyre Peninsula residents who are living with Parkinson's disease may have access to a new treatment option on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. 


Around 100,000 Australians live with Parkinson’s disease with more than 13,000 new cases diagnosed each year. 

Experts say that's likely to increase as our population ages.

Doctor Andrew Evans believes the PBS listing of Xadago may provide a welcome option for LOCALS who've been struck down by the debilitating condition.