Low Vitamin D Linked to Worse Parkinson's Symptoms
Parkinson's disease patients have lower levels of vitamin D than their healthy peers, a new study confirms. Reuters Health Information
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Nanotechnology could boost stem cell transplantation research
Nanotechnology developed at Rutgers University-New Brunswick could boost research on stem cell transplantation, which may help people with Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's...
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Could estrogen help treat Parkinson's?
Several studies have hinted at the neuroprotective effects of estrogen. A recent study in mice looks at how it might defend against Parkinson's disease.
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Estrogen improves Parkinson's disease symptoms
Brain-selective estrogen treatment improves the symptoms of Parkinson's disease in male mice, according to new research. These findings may help explain the sex differences in...
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Adolescent agency is a powerful force, for today and for the future
By Sarah Parkinson Today is the United Nations International Youth Day , a day that recognises and celebrates the role that young people play in enhancing our global society...
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New soft neural implant can be wirelessly controlled using a smartphone
Researchers have developed a soft neural implant that can be wirelessly controlled using a smartphone. It is the first wireless neural device capable of indefinitely delivering...
9 days ago - News Medical
New Wearable Device Helps Detect Dyskinesia in Parkinson's
The device can help physicians identify patients with motor fluctuations without spending long periods of time at the clinic, a new study suggests. Medscape Medical News
9 days ago - Medscape
Brain researchers invent an affordable smartphone measurement for testing of medications
Brain researchers have invented an inexpensive method to measure tremor as known from Parkinson's disease in mice. The method utilises the accelerometer in a smartphone to...
9 days ago - ScienceDaily
Ear stimulation offers relief for Parkinson's
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that causes symptoms such as tremors, rigidity, slowness of movement and balance problems. There is no known cure for the...
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Parkinson's Disease Affected Patients Show Symptoms That Are Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency
Parkinson's disease affected patients had moderately lower levels of vitamin D in their blood.
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Take Omega-3 Fatty Acid Medications to Control High Triglyceride Levels
Prescription omega-3 fatty acid drugs can effectively reduce triglyceride levels, and can be safely taken with statin drugs that reduce cholesterol levels.
New Molecule to Improve Heart Attack Recovery Discovered
Newly discovered molecule could help preserve heart tissue during and even after a heart attack, reveals a new study.
Insomniacs may have a greater risk of coronary artery disease, heart failure...
Researchers in Sweden found people with a genetic trait for insomnia faced higher odds of heart disease or a stroke.
Brown Coal Substance can Fight Viruses
Biologically active molecular components of humic substances extracted from brown coal can help combat tick-borne encephalitis virus, reveals a new study.
Mutation of a Specific Gene Can Put you at Higher Risk for Alcoholism
Mutation of the COMT gene puts people at higher risk for alcoholism and drug addiction at a younger age.
When it comes to chocolate, darker is healthier: Experts find it can reduce...
Let your sweet tooth rejoice: Eating dark chocolate is good for your cardiovascular health, says a recent study in the journal Nutrition. The research, a collaboration between...
You know the health benefits of chia - but what about basil seeds?
Chia seeds are popular superfoods because they can improve your digestive health. But if you want to try something new, consider something that also offers many health...
Key Proteins for Nerve Fibers Repair Discovered
A group of proteins that help to regenerate damaged nerve cells has been identified by scientists.
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Alfie Dingley, one year on after he changed the law on medicinal cannabis
Alfie Dingley, from Kenilworth, Warwickshire, pictured here with his mother Hannah, left, used to suffer 75 seizures a day until he was prescribed an oil-based cannabis...