Parkinson's disease is a chronic neurological disease which is secondary to decreased level of a substance, namely dopamine, in brain. Resulting from decrease or injury of dopamine-releasing cells of brain secondary to aging, the disease leads to movement disorders and involuntary movements. The disease is usually manifested by tremor in hands and feet, slowness of movement, rigidity and gait instability.
Michael M. Honda, one of advisors of Barack Obama, President of U.S., and one of executives of "Obama Care" the health care reform of U.S., visited Medical Park Goztepe Hospital Complex and got detailed information about Turkish healthcare model from International Patient Center representatives. Next, he visited the salt room and was detoxified in Medical Park Goztepe Healthy Life Unit in order to get rid of stress.