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Could Tigar Protein Hold Key To Treating Parkinson's Disease? Blocking Protein Prevents Cell Death

By | Mon, 12/02/2013 - 17:57

A newly discovered protein may allow physicians to limit cell death associated with neurodegenerative disorders like Parkinson's disease.

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A Laser To Cure Alzheimer's, Parkinson's Disease

By | Sun, 11/03/2013 - 20:30

A new type of laser may revolutionize treatment for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Creutzfeldt-Jakobs disease, and other neurodegenerative disorders.

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Beer Goggles For Your Brain: Using Electric Brain Stimulation, Researchers Make People More Attractive And Hint At Parkinson’s Treatment

By | Fri, 06/14/2013 - 13:07

Scientists have successfully stimulated the deep brain, using a small amount of targeted electricity, straight through the skull — opening up the possibility of treating Parkinson's disease.

Is an Organic Food Diet Better for Parkinson’s?

Is An Organic Food Diet Better For Parkinson’s?

By | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 14:14

Here's all you need to know about nutrition and diet to help slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease.

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Parkinson’s Disease Linked To Pesticide Exposure; Who Is At Most Risk?

By | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 09:55

A review of over 100 studies showed that exposure to insecticides, weed killers, and more may increase your chance of developing the neurological disorder by up to 80 percent.

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Parkinson's Medication Turned Respected Family Man into "Gay Sex and Gambling Addict"

By | Thu, 11/29/2012 - 13:13

A father-of-two won a six-figure payout against GlaxoSmithKline after Parkinson's medication turned him into a "gay sex and gambling addict".

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Cycling Helps Restore Brain Connections in Parkinson's Patients

By | Tue, 11/27/2012 - 14:17

New research shows that cycling can help restore connections between brain regions linked to Parkinson's disease, and improve coordination and balance.