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My mother's twin brother (deceased) had PD. My daughter's FIL has PD. My husband's sister has PD has PD and I have PD. My mother has
essential tremors and my brother has Essential tremors and I have PD. A lot of PD in our family and extended family
23AndMe, the DNA site, is free to people with PD and recently got government okay to let you know is you carry the PD trait (most with PD do not carry it) which would let you know if family members are at risk.
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