How ultrasound could help curb Parkinson’s

There are two major stumbling blocks to developing effective drugs for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and other diseases that destroy the ...

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Parkinson’s: New gene therapy shows promise for prevention

The hallmarks of Parkinson’s disease and some forms of dementia include Lewy bodies, toxic aggregates that form in the brain and disrupt ne...

June 7, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

Study finds evidence of ‘clear relationship’ between appendectomy and Parkinson’s

An analysis of the health system records of more than 62 million people in the United States has found a link between appendix removal and raised...

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Can a blood pressure drug protect the brain from Parkinson’s?

A prescription drug already in use for the treatment of high blood pressure could be effective against conditions such as Parkinson’s, Alzh...

April 23, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

Do people with Parkinson’s disease smell different?

Using the skills of a “super smeller,” researchers have identified how Parkinson’s disease alters the way a person smells. They...

March 21, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

Parkinson’s Disease Explained

What Is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s disease is an illness that affects the part of your brain that controls how you move your bo...

August 19, 2018 by moderator with 0 comments