Parkinson's disease breakthrough seen in mouse model
Researchers from the University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found a way to create new neurons in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease. The severely...
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Study finds overabundance of opportunistic pathogens in the guts of persons with Parkinson's
Parkinson's disease is a common, progressive and debilitating neurodegenerative disease. It currently cannot be prevented or cured.
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C-OPN accelerates Parkinson's disease research and treatment
Parkinson Canada invites people living with Parkinson's disease to join the Canadian Open Parkinson Network to be part of the solution to improve lives for those living with...
15 days ago - News Medical
Link between ALS and Alzheimer's disease can help advance the search for new therapies
On the surface, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Alzheimer's disease share two commonalities: Both are progressively debilitating neurodegenerative conditions-meaning symptoms...
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Could One Woman Help Researchers Find a Cure for Alzheimer's?
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Intranasal delivery of MSC-EVs shows promise for treating Alzheimer's disease
In the search for a cure for Alzheimer's disease, mesenchymal stem cells and their derived extracellular vesicles offer much promise, thanks to their protective and...
28 days ago - News Medical
Artificial Intelligence transforms search for COVID-19 vaccines, cure
Developers are using artificial intelligence to help researchers comb through thousands of studies and find relevant COVID-19 information for the development of potential...
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Compression fractures and osteoporosis: Risk factors, symptoms and natural ways to prevent and treat injuries
Osteoporosis is a major public health threat for older adults. According to the International Osteoporosis Foundation, osteoporosis is estimated to affect 200 million women...
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Simply Playing Ping Pong May Cut Symptoms of Parkinson's
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that is predicted to affect 930,000 people by the end of 2020 and 1.2 million by 2030. 1 The disease triggers tremors...
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Watch Out for False Promises About So-Called Alzheimer's Cures
Unfortunately, when faced with a serious health issue, even the most rational person can be led to believe implausible claims.
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Asthma Drug Salbutamol Shows Promise as Alzheimer's Treatment
A new study reveals that the common asthma drug salbutamol may offer potential as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
Menopause Increases Metabolic Syndrome Risk
Menopause could be a risk factor for the development of metabolic syndrome or some of its components, such as central obesity, hypertension, and high blood sugar.
Pain-Reducing Effects of Physical Therapist-Delivered Interventions: A...
Background and Purpose: Pain is common among older adults with dementia. There are nonpharmacological options for managing pain in this population. However, the effects of...
Improving Interpretation of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement...
Background and Purpose: New generic patient-reported outcomes like the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System are available to physical therapists to assess...
Depression Prevalence High During Menopause
Depression, anxiety, and fear are the most common psychological problems that affect women during their menopausal transition. This can be attributed to the decrease in hormone...
Menopause Increases Risk of Metabolic Syndrome
Menopause increases the risk of metabolic syndrome and its components like diabetes, central obesity, cancer, and heart disease in women. Understanding the cause of metabolic...
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...
Coronavirus UK: Pubs reopening 'WILL cause R rate spike'
Dr Mike Lonergan, a senior statistician and epidemiologist at The University of Dundee, said he thinks the R rate will accelerate in July after seeing changes through June.
Deep Brain Stimulation may Not Increase Dementia Risk
Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease may not increase risk of dementia, revealed new study.
Senior Care Center Group Goes Viral With Adorable Pen Pal Requests
North Carolina-based seniors go viral after requesting pen pals Last week, Phoenix Assisted Care, a senior living facility in North Carolina, put out a call on Facebook asking...