Could estrogen help treat Parkinson’s?

Researchers already knew that men and postmenopausal women have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease than premenopausal women. N...

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How a gut infection might spark Parkinson’s

Over recent years, researchers have become increasingly interested in the link between the immune system and Parkinson’s disease. Using a m...

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What are the side effects of amantadine?

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Could this newly discovered protein help treat Parkinson’s?

Researchers have found a protein that could help reduce the aggregation of toxic proteins in the brain — a hallmark of Parkinson’s diseas...

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Scientists track Parkinson’s journey from gut to brain in mice

The theory that Parkinson’s disease can start in the gut has gained further support in a recent study in mice. Scientists prompted toxic pr...

June 26, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments

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...

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Bipolar disorder may increase risk of Parkinson’s

A new study has found that people with bipolar disorder have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. Also, having bipolar disorder...

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Using EEG data to diagnose Parkinson’s disease

Currently, diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease relies on a neurologist’s professional opinion. Researchers behind a new study believe th...

May 27, 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...

May 10, 2019 by moderator with 0 comments