Parkinson's Disease Newswire

Parkinson's Disease Newswire

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  1. On Native GroundRACE Hatred Runs Rampant in Politics These DaysRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    ... and the international character of the event intrigued me. But I am 70 and in the last stages of Parkinson's Disease - and the expense would be considerable. The other participants in the festival, being predominantly English and some Irish, could ...

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  2. Amicus Therapeutics Sees Significant Increase in Short InterestRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Type I. The Company is also developing small molecules as monotherapy treatments for Fabry disease and Parkinson's disease. Patients with LSDs who are receiving ERT, the infused exogenous protein may unfold and lose activity at any stage in the ...

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  3. Parkinson's disease may be result of 'brain cell burnout'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Parkinson's disease may be the result of an energy crisis in brain cells that have unusually high energy needs in order to control movement. The crisis causes the cells to overheat and burn themselves out.

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  4. Experimental drug offers hope to families with legacy of Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... potentially people with a genetic predisposition but hopefully people with Alzheimer's generally, Parkinson's disease and other kinds of dementia For more information: www.brainpet.org The drug, which cannot be named because it is still being ...

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  5. Oliver Sachs: rest in peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Finestkind Clinic and fish market

    Oliver Sachs , who wrote gently about neurological disease and those who suffered from these disease, has died. Interview here: the film Awakenings was based on his essays about the first experiments using LDopa for parkinson's disease.

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  6. Lander Senior Center Program on Tuesday: Life with Parkinson's Can be Made EasierRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | County 10 News

    At the September meeting of the Parkinson's Support Group this coming Tuesday, Sept. 1, the topic will be "How to Make Your Life Easier."

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  7. Oliver Sacks, neurologist and best-selling author, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... and regarded as defective. But it isn't so. After reading about a drug that might help patients with Parkinson's disease, Sacks gave it to his patients with sleeping sickness. The results were astonishing. Miss R. and her fellow patients came to ...

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  8. Attorney: Robin Williams' bikes are an issue in estate fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Cybercast News Service

    ... his death a suicide. The actor's wife has said he struggled with depression, anxiety and a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.

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  9. The WilliesTV Lacks the Human TouchRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... and the international character of the event intrigued me. But I am 70 and in the last stages of Parkinson's Disease - and the expense would be considerable. The other participants in the festival, being predominantly English and some Irish, could ...

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  10. Arizona nurses want to expand medical marijuana use to patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... August 29 , it was reported that the nurses plan to propose a wider range of conditions to be added from Parkinson's disease and Autism to traumatic brain injury . The previously voter-approved Arizona Medical Marijuana Act requires that the ...

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  11. Embryonic cell research is producing successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Day

    ... ch conditions as multiple sclerosis, cancer, heart disease, spinal cord injury, stroke, blindness, aids, Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's.

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  12. Arbour's success with 1 team - Isles - stands out to BowmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... dynasty, died at the age of 82, the Islanders announced. Arbour had been in declining health, battling Parkinson's disease and dementia, and living in a long-term care facility in Florida. Though Bowman has the edge on Arbour in numerous coaching ...

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  13. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fort Morgan Times

    ... 50 and over are welcome. Info: Kay Coffin, 867-7642. 2 p.m. Community Exercise Group for those with Parkinson's disease, at Valley View Villa, 815 Fremont, Fort Morgan. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Makerspace Monthly , Fort Morgan Library & Museum, in the ...

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  14. Al Arbour, who coached Isles to 4 Cup titles, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... Arbour's death in a release issued Friday afternoon. Arbour had been in declining health, battling Parkinson's disease and dementia, and living in a long-term care facility in Florida. Beginning in 1973-74, Arbour led the Isles to 15 playoff ...

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  15. Ozone-oxygen therapy better than surgery for slipped discRead the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    ... therapy was helpful in treatment of many other health complications such as heart disease, cancer and Parkinson's disease. "It is also used for treating abscesses and other signs of infections. Ozone is sometimes used to stop dental cavities from ...

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  16. Conformational heterogeneity of the Roc domains in C. tepidum Roc-COR ...Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    ... Roco family of proteins, leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2), are the most frequent cause of late-onset Parkinson's disease (PD). Using a stable recombinant LRRK2 Roc-COR-Kinase fragment we obtained detailed kinetic data for the G-protein cycle. ...

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  17. Association of the functional SNP rs2275294 in ZNF512B with risk of...Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    Association of the functional SNP rs2275294 in ZNF512B with risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Parkinson's disease in Han Chinese. The single nucleotide polymorphism rs2275294 of the ZNF512B gene has been reported to be associated with a risk of ALS in the Japanese population.

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  18. Greater motor progression in patients with Parkinson disease who carry LRRK2 risk variants.Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    ... progression between the 2 groups. Motor score progression was defined as the difference between Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale motor score at baseline and follow-up scores. A total of 184 patients (122 risk variant carriers and 62 ...

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  19. F-box protein 7 mutations promote protein aggregation in mitochondria and inhibit mitophagy.Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    The mutations of F-box protein 7 gene are associated with a severe form of autosomal recessive juvenile-onset Parkinson's disease . Here we demonstrated that wild type FBXO7 is a stress response protein and it can play both cytoprotective and neurotoxic roles.

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  20. Narcolepsy with cataplexy and Parkinson's disease. Case Report.Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. We present the case of an 86 year old female, in whom narcolepsy with cataplexy manifested at 52 years of age.

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