Detecting Parkinson's Disease Through Smell
A study has reported the identification of compounds that make up the signature odor of the disease with the help an individual who can detect Parkinson's through smell.
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New drugs on PBS for Parkinson's, MND and Cutaneous T cell lymphoma
Under Australia's Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme , soon many of the rare diseases and their treatments are set to become cheaper.
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Sniffing out Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that leads to progressive brain cell death and extensive loss of motor function. Despite much research being conducted on...
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The woman who can SMELL Parkinson's
Joy Milne , of Perth, Scotland, discovered she can smell Parkinson's when she noticed a change in her late husband Les's scent a decade before he was diagnosed in 1985.
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Parkinson's smell test explained by science
A woman who can smell Parkinson's disease helps scientists discover what causes the musky odour.
1 day ago - BBC - 2 articles
Sensor created to detect dopamine, brain disorders, in seconds
Using nanotechnology, researchers have developed the first rapid detector for dopamine, a chemical that is believed to play a role in various diseases such as Parkinson's...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 7 articles
Light, Sound, and Alzheimer's; Cocoa for MS Fatigue; Manganese and Parkinson's
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
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Manganese and Parkinson's: Mechanism may explain link
New research discovers a mechanism that may explain why exposure to manganese induces Parkinson's symptoms. The findings may aid diagnosis and treatment.
5 days ago - Medical News Today
Pathway That Helps Us Make Antibodies Delineated
Protein misfolding is also a known factor in conditions like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, said researchers.
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Metal Exposure Tied to Increased Risk of Parkinson's Disease Symptoms
Exposure to some metals such as manganese can lead to the onset of Parkinson's disease symptoms, reveals a new study.
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First Drug for Postpartum Depression Approved by USFDA
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for the treatment of postpartum depression in adult women.
Milk or No Milk for Babies With a Rare Type of Genetic Disorder
The study found that children with Duarte galactosemia are at no greater risk of long-term developmental abnormalities than their unaffected siblings, with exposure to milk as...
Johnson Johnson exposed as the mastermind corporation behind the opioid...
Who is to blame for the opioid epidemic that is currently gripping the nation and taking the lives of 60,000 Americans each year? Most people tend to blame the makers of these...
Why The New Postpartum Depression Drug Is Potentially A Very Big Deal
It's expensive, but it could treat severe PPD in two days.
Women who miss their cancer screening at the clinic will now be offered home...
Women across the UK will be offered DIY smear tests in a bid to cut cervical cancer deaths. Kits will be sent to women in the post, enabling them to take their own sample at...
Colombian baby girl born with her twin INSIDE her
The little girl called Izamara, born on February 22 in Barranquilla, Colombia, is an incredibly rare example of 'fetus-in-fetu' births, first described in 1808 but rarely seen...
Scalding Hot Tea May Boost Esophageal Cancer Risk
A previous study linked hot tea with esophageal cancer, but this new one is the first to pinpoint a specific temperature, according to the researchers.
Is Your Doctor Helping or Hurting You Lose Weight?
A little empathy from a health care professional goes a long way for a few reasons.
RECALL: Toys “R” Us Canada's Koala Baby 2-pack sleepers
Toys “R” Us Canada is recalling their Koala Baby brand 2-pack sleepers because they don't meet the flammability requirements for children's sleepwear under Canadian law...
Scientists discover two enzymes linked to pancreatic cancer - paving way to...
A new study from the UC San Diego School of Medicine found that pancreatic cancer patients live longer when they have low levels of enzxyme PHLPP1 and high levels of enzyme PKC.