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1 hr ago | CiteULike

Physiotherapy intervention in Parkinson's disease: systematic review and meta-analysis.

To assess the effectiveness of physiotherapy compared with no intervention in patients with Parkinson's disease.

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5 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sir David Jones is helped into court today by his son Stuart

An Ilkley businessman and former executive chairman of the now defunct JJB Sports chain took out A 3 million in loans from two other well-known retail figures when he was heavily in debt, "possibly due to gambling", a jury has heard.

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Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

This is Local London

Marathon men raise thousands for Parkinson's charity

A teenager raised more than A 2,000 for a Parkinson's disease charity when he ran the London marathon at the weekend.

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Related Topix: Health, Surrey County, England

Click2Houston

Astronaut's space secret revealed on big screen

An accomplished astronaut flew three shuttle missions and logged more than 12 hours of spacewalk.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Health, NASA

Hispanic Business

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know about Brookhaven National Laboratory

This article is part of the Energy.gov series highlighting the "Top Things You Didn't Know About..." Be sure to check back for more entries soon.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science

Myrtle Beach Online

Editorial | Parkinson's sufferers now have two Myrtle Beach-area support groups

The Parkinson Association of the Carolinas has 60 support groups in the two states.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Providence (Charlotte, NC), Health, Education Etc., North-Myrtle-Beach, SC, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Motley Fool

Impax Breathes New Life Into Stalled Parkinson's Drug

But manufacturing woes dashed the drug's chances for an FDA approval, and ultimately resulted in a divorce with Impax's partner on the drug, GlaxoSmithKline Northera finished a circuitous path to market that included an FDA rejection.

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BioSpace

Domain Therapeutics Continues Program To Alter Course Of Parkinson's...

Domain Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of new drug candidates targeting G protein-coupled receptors , today announces the receipt of a second grant of 230 000 dollars from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to support its metabotropic glutamate receptor type III positive ... (more)

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P&T Community

Parkinson's Drug Rytary (Carbidopa/Levodopa) Resubmitted for FDA Review

Impax Pharmaceuticals has resubmitted a new drug application for Rytary to the FDA.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Health

OregonLive.com

Finding joy in brokenness: Parkinson's disease leads two Portland women to art and one another

Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder. Symptoms include trembling, stiffness, slow movement and poor balance.

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Medical News Today

Researchers target a trigger for a particular form of Parkinson's disease

Working with human neurons and fruit flies, researchers at Johns Hopkins have identified and then shut down a biological process that appears to trigger a particular form of Parkinson's disease present in a large number of patients.

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Related Topix: Health, Biology, Science, Genetics, Medicine

Mirfield Today

Star quality for fundraising Carolyn

A woman from Cleckheaton now has a celebrity on her side in her quest to educate the public about early-onset Parkinsons disease.

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Oxford Times

The Oxford Times: Paul Mayhew-Archer at his home in Drayton

HE is best known for his work on comedy shows The Vicar of Dibley and Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps , but scriptwriter Paul Mayhew-Archer is tackling a new topic.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

South Coast Register

Shoalhaven digs deep to help Parkinson's cause

SUPPORT: Mikayla Foster from North Nowra with a tulip for Australia's first Parkinson's disease awareness day.

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South Coast Register

Bernard shakes up the art world

BERRY'S renowned artist and Parkinson's disease sufferer Bernard McGrath opened his latest exhibition in Sydney to a packed crowd.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

South China Morning Post

Young Parkinson's disease patient in China starts website to help fellow sufferers

Ximen has helped bring young Parkinson's disease patients together - like this group singing karaoke in Beijing.

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Newkerala.com

Apollo launches Movement Disorder Clinic

Kolkata, Apr 11 : Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals on Friday launched a Movement Disorder Clinic on the occasion of World Parkinson's Disease Awareness Day 2014.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Fighting Parkinson's with the power of dance

Professors Gene Moyle and Graham Kerr are part of the research team working with Queensland Ballet on the Dance for Parkinson's program.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Health, New York

Fri Apr 11, 2014

WABC 7

20th Parkinson's Unity Walk April 26th in New York City's Central Park

It's the largest grassroots event in the U.S. to raise awareness and funds for the Parkinson's research, and it's happening April 26th, 2014 in New York's Central Park.

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Chron

Special viewing of "The Astronaut's Secret" will benefit Parkinson's patients

Former astronaut Michael "Rich" Clifford, who flew on a shuttle mission and performed a space walk while in the early stages of Parkinson's disease, will appear at a fundraising screening of the documentary "The Astronaut's Secret" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Health, Barbara Bush

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