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    This editorial, entitled "The Data to Put Neurology on Top of the Public Health Agenda," in the annual roundup issue of The Lancet Neurology (January 2019), discussing some results of the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) Study, has this to say about Parkinson's disease

    However, the number of people with Parkinson's disease has more than doubled since 1990 and it is now the fastest growing of any neurological disease, especially in China.
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