Defective astrocytes linked to alpha-synuclein accumulation in Parkinson's
Researchers have found that defects in brain glial cells called astrocytes are linked to the accumulation of alpha-synuclein in Parkinson's disease.
8 days ago - News Medical
Peppers to Help Prevent Parkinson's
One of the most compelling statements in a 2014 study published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience is that in regard to Parkinson's disease, “growing body of evidence suggests...
8 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Using Multiplex Assays to Discover Biomarkers for Parkinson's Disease
In this interview, Dr. Polinski and Dr. Atabakhsh discuss the importance of developing biomarkers for Parkinson's and the partnership between MJFF and Abcam.
8 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
‘The results were impressive': Drug to fight aging purges the body of damaged ‘zombie cells'
A drug to fight aging may finally be on the horizon after the first trials in humans showed “impressive” results. For many years, scientists have known that an accumulation of...
9 days ago - National Post - 3 articles
Substances in Coffee May Protect Against Parkinson's Disease and Dementia with Lewy Bodies, a New Animal Study Suggests
Mouse study suggests the coffee components eicosanoyl-5-hydroxytryptamide and caffeine protect against Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies
9 days ago - NCCIH - 4 articles
The Opal: Pushing the Boundaries of Parkinson's Disease Research
An interview with Dr. Kristen Sowalsky, discussing a wearable gait sensor and its impact on Parkinson's disease research.
10 days ago - News Medical
Study Raises Questions on Nuedexta Prescribing
Real-world data show PBA drug given mainly to dementia and Parkinson's disease patients
11 days ago - MedPageToday
Being deficient in vitamin D can increase your risk of Parkinson's and Alzheimer's
As you age, you need to get enough vitamin D, which is essential for various health functions. Doing so can help prevent a vitamin D deficiency, which is linked to added stress...
12 days ago - Natural News
Study: Mice lacking PARL protein display specific problems in the nervous system reminiscent of Leigh syndrome
Leuven researchers led by professor Bart De Strooper have identified a new role for PARL, a protein that has been linked to Parkinson's disease.
15 days ago - News Medical
Hyperactive immune system implicated in aging brain disorders
In a study of fruit flies, NIH scientists suggested that the body's immune system may play a critical role in the damage caused by aging brain disorders. The results are based...
16 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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Stop, Drop, and Pour: Coffee-Mate's New Oat Milk Creamer Is Here to Brighten...
After aptly being named one of the biggest trends of 2019 , oat milk is hitting grocery stores! Whether you've heard your friends talking about making the switch over from...
Steps to Reduce Hospital Sleep Disruptions Studied
Nighttime room entries dropped by 44 percent after researchers educated doctors and nurses on the health consequences of in-hospital sleep deprivation.
Frail older people are at greater risk of getting dementia, even when their...
Experts from Dalhousie University in Canada now believe frailty could reduce people's tolerance to brain changes, so that they are more likely to become forgetful.
Study: Marketing to Docs, Opioid Crisis Linked
A county-by-county analysis showed that opioid use increased in places where drug makers focused their marketing efforts to physicians, researchers say.
Raising A Child With Strong Faith When You're Not So Sure
I was making dinner one night when my 3-year-old came up to me with a stack of papers in his hands. He hands me the papers and says “These are to teach you about Jesus. Share...
Why I HATE That ‘How Hard Did Aging Hit You' Meme
It's the first big Internet fad of 2019. Call it the “10 Year Aging Challenge,” the “2009 v. 2019 Challenge,” “The How Hard Did Aging Hit You Challenge” or the “First Profile...
These '10 Year Challenge' Climate Change Photos Are Absolutely Haunting
These before and after photos proving climate change is definitely happening are devastating The “10 year challenge” has been sweeping social media with people posting pics of...
A National Survey on Interhospital Transport of Children in Cardiac Arrest*
Objectives: To describe the U.S. experience with interhospital transport of children in cardiac arrest undergoing cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Design: Self-administered...
‘Fiver Parties' Are The New Birthday Party Trend That Make Everyone's Life...
I'm not one to jump on trends, whether they are parenting fads, the latest health craze, or the new beauty product everyone is raging about. I tend to stick with what I know...
Keeping an aging brain sharp and avoiding late-life depression may involve...
Aging is a very scary part of life since it is associated with an increased risk of health problems like mild cognitive impairment, dementia, Alzheimer's, and depression...