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.
10 hours ago - Medindia Health
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.
11 hours ago - News Medical
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...
14 hours ago - ScienceDaily
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...
2 days 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
2 days ago - MedPageToday
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.
6 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.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
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.
7 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
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Radiomics Can Predict Patients' Response To Chemotherapy
Radiomics, a field of study that systematically extracts patterns from CT scan images and then measures these patterns using artificial intelligence, has been found useful to...
Choosing Adult Day Care for Alzheimer's Patients
No matter how nice and caring you are for somebody with Alzheimer's disease, you may end up needing help. Sometimes, a friend or a family member can step in to help while you...
CBD May Possibly Interfere With Your Daily Medication
Experts share how cannabidiol can impact anxiety medication, blood thinners and even pain relievers.
Birth Complications May Up Later Social Anxiety Risk in Children
Complications during birth may increase the risk of developing social anxiety symptoms in children by their pre-teen years, reveals a new study.
Sight-Saving Glue Can Repair Serious Eye Injuries without Surgery
Novel technology, called GelCORE can treat corneal injuries without the need for surgery, finds a new study.
Your Toilet Seat Can Detect Congestive Heart Failure Risk: Here's How
New toilet-seat based cardiovascular monitoring system can detect congestive heart failure risk and also reduce hospital readmission of heart failure patients after discharge...
New hypothesis could explain why time seems to fly by as we age
The new hypothesis proposed by a Duke University researcher suggests our perception of life experiences may be skewed as we get older and our brains require more time to process.
New Algae-based Treatment Could Prevent Limb Amputation
Algae-based capsules could reduce the need for amputation in people with critical limb ischemia , reveals a new study.
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...