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New wearable provides fresh lease of life for graphic designer with Parkinson’s disease
 

New wearable provides fresh lease of life for graphic designer with Parkinson’s disease

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For Emma Lawton, Parkinson's jeopardised her career until an invention by Haiyan Zhang, Microsoft Research Cambridge's innovation director, stabilised her tremors.
 
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19 Dec 2016 - General
 
Woah, 29 years old is way too young to have Parkinson’s, which can really be very debilitating and can interfere with daily routines and activities. And this even at the peak of her designing career! I’m sure anyone in her place would feel miserable....
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Emma Lawton, a graphic designer, had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease three years ago, at the age of 29, causing her hands to quake involuntarily, to the point where it jeopardised her career. Unable to write or draw straight lines, Lawton sou...
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