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Roger hopes to develop a simple-to-use application help people with Parkinson's to communicate. - See more at: http://www.parkinsons.org.uk/content/using-mobile-phones-tackle-speech-problems-parkinsons#sthash.2S4fI10C.dpuf

Impact: Health & Welfare Impacts, Practitioner Impacts

Description of impact

Parkinson UK web site

Who is affected

Speech problems affect around 70% of people with Parkinson's at some stage

Narrative

Speech problems affect around 70% of people with Parkinson's at some stage – people often find that their voice becomes much quieter. This can make everyday tasks, like speaking on the phone, much more difficult, and has a profound impact on quality of life. - See more at: http://www.parkinsons.org.uk/content/using-mobile-phones-tackle-speech-problems-parkinsons#sthash.2S4fI10C.dpuf

Category of impact

  • Health & Welfare Impacts
  • Practitioner Impacts
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