‘Sting' protein's response to clean up damaged brain cells may accelerate Parkinson's disease progression
In studies with mouse and human tissue, as well as live mice, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers report that a snag in the normal process of cleaning up broken DNA in brain...
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
'Sting' protein's efforts to clean up brain cell damage may speed Parkinson's disease progress
In studies with mouse and human tissue, as well as live mice, researchers report that a snag in the normal process of cleaning up broken DNA in brain cells may hasten the...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
SARS-CoV-2 infection could increase the risk of brain degeneration seen in Parkinson's disease
Brain fog, headaches, insomnia are some of the neurological symptoms doctors have observed in COVID-19 patients.
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Dopamine D1 Agonists May Aid Patients With Late-Stage Parkinson's
The study covered in this summary was published on MedRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. First Look
4 days ago - Medscape
Cannabidiol for Parkinson's disease symptom management
Scientists have published a review study in the Journal for Nurse Practitioners that has focussed on various aspects of the use of cannabidiol in Parkinson's.
4 days ago - News Medical
Tragic End to a Fairytale: The Case I Wish I Could Rewrite
A patient of mine who had Parkinson's disease and depression called me at home. She needed a next-day appointment. I made her one. But I wish that I'd done more. Medscape...
5 days ago - Medscape
Ultra-powerful brain scanners offer hope for treating cognitive symptoms in Parkinson's disease
Ultra-powerful 7T MRI scanners could be used to help identify those patients with Parkinson's disease and similar conditions most likely to benefit from new treatments for...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Study reveals how the brain volume changes in Parkinson's patients
Researchers of the Human Brain Project found that in Parkinson's disease the volumes of certain brain regions decrease over time in a specific pattern that is associated with...
5 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Targeting specific neurons modulates memory retrieval and alters anxiety-like behaviors in mice
We humans lose mental acuity, an unfortunate side effect of aging. And for individuals with neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, the loss of...
5 days ago - News Medical
Circuit model may explain how deep brain stimulation treats Parkinson's disease symptoms
Stimulation of subthalamic nucleus interrupts a cycle of runaway beta-frequency rhythms and restores ability of interneurons to regulate rhythms in the brain's striatum...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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Meniscus repair may yield better outcomes, be more cost effective vs...
SAN FRANCISCO - The published literature has shown meniscus repair to be a successful technique, with slower osteoarthritis progression and better long-term outcomes compared...
NZ publishers recruit former Nine execs to lead tech talks
Two former senior Nine executives, Chris Janz and David Eisman, will lead negotiations with Google and Meta for the NZ publishing industry.
‘We got what we deserved': Recriminations flow after Keneally defeat
Instead of being a senior cabinet minister in an Albanese government, Keneally finds herself in the political wilderness and facing unemployment.
How to Conquer Fatigue and Low Energy
In this interview, Ari Whitten, a return guest, discusses his latest book, " Eat for Energy: How to Beat Fatigue, Supercharge Your Mitochondria, and Unlock All-Day Energy...
Albanese to reshuffle frontbench after losing two senior MPs
Deputy leader Richard Marles said Labor remained hopeful it would secure majority government, even as frontbenchers Kristina Keneally and Terri Butler are poised to lose their...
Alzheimer's disappointment as miracle dementia drug is less effective than...
Former New York TImes reporter Phil Gutis from New Hope, Pennsylvania was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2016 aged 56 and the prognosis was incredibly bleak.
What Alison Daddo wishes she knew about menopause before going through it
When Alison Daddo noticed her body changing and growing in her mid-40s, she had no idea what a ride she'd be on for the next few years.
Senior engineer at Twitter says platform is communist, "does not believe in...
The corporate culture over at Twitter is a toxic blend of anti-free speech and hate, admitted a senior company engineer in a new undercover exposé from Project Veritas. Siru...
Peter Dutton in fight to retain his Queensland seat
In an unexpected threat to one of the Coalition's most senior figures, Peter Dutton's hold on Dickson looked on shaky ground early on in the vote count.