Apathy Predicts Dementia; More COVID Neuro Findings; Parkinson's Immunotherapy
Apathy, but not depression, predicted dementia in cerebral small vessel disease. (Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry) Cerebral organoids grown from strands of hair...
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A Breakthrough in Parkinson Disease and New Data on Treating Stroke
Dr Christoph Diener on the six recent neurology studies with potential impact on the field. Medscape Neurology
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Can Drinking Coffee Lower Body Fat? A Study Sheds New Light
Coffee is a daily pick-me-up for many people and they secretly hope their caffeine habit has health benefits. Good news! Studies suggest it does. In fact, research links...
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New project improves timely administration of drugs to hospitalized Parkinson's patients
Timely administration of anti-Parkinson drugs is a significant issue for hospitalized patients with Parkinson's disease with late or missed doses resulting in longer stays and...
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Can DBS in Early Parkinson's Disease Reduce Disease Progression?
Compared with standard treatment, DBS plus drug therapy appears to reduce the need for polypharmacy. Medscape Medical News
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UniSA researchers pioneer new method to more accurately diagnose Parkinson's disease
University of South Australia researchers are pioneering a new method to more accurately diagnose Parkinson's disease, a neurodegenerative brain disorder which affects around...
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Episode 414 - Full Transcript
From podcast Ben's Big Night News Flashes: Therapeutic Effects Of Nicotine On Parkinson's Big
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Study: One-third of Parkinson's patients have experienced increased symptoms during lockdown
A third of people with Parkinson's have experienced increased symptoms during lockdown, according to a survey by Lancaster University and the charity Parkinson's UK.
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Coronavirus: Sniffer dogs trial going 'very well'
The bio-detection dogs are already trained to detect odours of cancers, malaria and Parkinson's disease.
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Dementia and Deep-Brain Stimulation in Parkinson's
Dementia prevalence and incidence were not higher over time in Parkinson's disease patients who had deep-brain stimulation than in the general Parkinson's population, a...
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Florida Department of Health saboteurs are RIGGING coronavirus test results...
A stunning investigation by Orlando Fox News affiliate Fox 35 finds that the Florida Department of Health is reporting suspiciously high “positive” rates from dozens of...
25 Mental Health Apps, Directories, and Podcasts to Help Improve Black...
Focusing on your mental health is an important aspect to well-being, but due to the stigma surrounding mental health, many people are afraid or embarrassed to discuss what...
Why Obesity May Stack the Deck for COVID-19 Risk
It has become clearer that people who are obese are one of the groups at highest risk from the disease, regardless of their age
Nitrates in amaranth boost aerobic performance, study finds
An extract of amaranth was shown to boost the aerobic capacity of young male subjects in a cycling test, a study has found.
Bacteria in newborn's stool may indicate risk of obesity
The bacteria found in a baby's first stool can predict its likelihood of becoming overweight by the age of three, according to a new prospective, population‐based study...
Half of covid-positive nursing home residents had no symptoms
A Johns Hopkins University study urges universal coronavirus testing in long-term care homes after 55% of 354 patients had no symptoms at the time the tested positive for the...
If You Only Have One Exercise In Your Routine, Make It One Of These
Fitness pros share the workouts and moves they would do every day if they could.
Andexxa Enters Guidelines for Bleeding on Oral Anticoagulation
Recently-approved treatments prompted an update to American College of Cardiology guidance on managing bleeding in patients on oral anticoagulation. New guidance included the...
Squirrel With Bubonic Plague Found in Colorado
Humans can be infected through flea bites, the cough of an infected animal or through direct contact with blood or tissue from an infected animal.
Finding COVID-19 Cases Among the Dead: ‘It May Help the Living'
The number of deaths reported to the office of Connecticut's chief medical examiner, James Gill, MD, spiked 137% in April, mostly due to COVID-19. Now, Gill sees a handful of...