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  1. Federal BRAIN Initiative funds go to create better sensors for recording the brain's activityRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Stanford

    ... see if the drug changes the way the nerve fires. If those neurons in the dish represent a disease, like Parkinson's disease, a scientist could look for drugs that cause those cells to fire more normally. The BRAIN initiative award will help the team ...

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  2. Worry, Jealousy, Moodiness Linked to Higher Risk of Alzheimer's in WomenRead the original story

    47 min ago | Newswise

    ... rain and nervous system such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, migraine, multiple sclerosis, brain injury, Parkinson's disease and epilepsy.

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  3. TWU president goes coast to coast for Parkinson's researchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Langley Times

    ... research. Kuhn has completed several long distance rides for the cause since he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in January 2006. "I want to share my adventure with others who have Parkinson's, and in doing so encourage them to have their own ...

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  4. Giving botox a safer facelift: Structures of botulinum neurotoxins studiedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... is used for the treatment of muscle conditions related to cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, Parkinson's disease, and more. The bacterium known as Clostridium botulinum , classically found as a contaminant in home-canned food, produces the ...

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  5. Scientists aim to give botox a safer faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... is used for the treatment of muscle conditions related to cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, Parkinson's disease, and more. The bacterium known as Clostridium botulinum , classically found as a contaminant in home-canned food, produces the ...

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  6. International Essential Tremor Foundation to Facilitate Educational Seminar in Fort Wayne, Ind.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... people in the U.S., is the most common neurological movement disorder, but is frequently misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease. The condition is often characterized by rhythmic, involuntary and uncontrollable shaking of the hands and arms during ...

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  7. Investor Alert: Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP Reminds Investors of the ...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... (IPX066), an extended-release capsule formulation of carbidopa-levodopa for the symptomatic treatment of Parkinson's disease. The Complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, defendants made materially false and misleading statements ...

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  8. Robin Williams Autopsy Results Delayed One MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

    ... ly hanged himself on Aug. 11. His wife said that he had been battling depression and the early stages of Parkinson's disease.

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  9. Laying siege to beta-amyloid, the key protein in Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... could be used to examine the aggregation of other proteins that are associated with conditions such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and type 2 diabetes. More information: Hydrogen/Deuterium Exchange-Protected Oligomers Populated during ...

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  10. National Dementia Association Launches Awareness MonthRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... cause of progressive dementia after Alzheimer's disease. With symptoms resembling both Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, getting an LBD diagnosis takes an average of 18 months and visits to three different doctors. The timing of these events ...

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  11. The newly Discovered Parkinson's Disease Associated Finnish Mutation...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | 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. I -Synuclein oligomerization and amyloid formation is associated with Parkinson's disease pathogenesis.

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  12. Exercise to prevent falls and fracturesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... medications, who have problems walking, use a walking aid or have conditions such as a previous stroke, Parkinson's disease, dementia or arthritis are at increased risk of falls. Dr Emma Stanmore, from The University of Manchester, said: "The golden ...

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  13. New Study Supports Giving Vitamin D Supplementation From BirthRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... with low vitamin D levels were twice as likely to suffer from illnesses like schizophrenia and Parkinson's disease, while another recent study showed that vitamin D can significantly reduce the risk of complications which frequently occur following ...

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  14. Womena s magazine head John Mack Carter dead at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... of the magazine world, died Sept. 26 at his home in Bronxville, NY, from complications related to Parkinson's disease, Hearst Corp. announced. A funeral service will be held on Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. at the McGrath Funeral Home in his home town. Carter's ...

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  15. Epigenetic mechanisms in neurological diseases: genes, syndromes, and therapies.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... level, have just begun to be described for neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and Huntington's disease, and in other neurological disorders such as multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, and amyotrophic lateral ...

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  16. Gwent health staff urged to get flu jabsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    ... make under-65s eligible are: long term kidney or liver disease; chronic neurological conditions, such as Parkinson's disease or motor neurone disease; diabetes; spleen problems; a weakened immune system due to conditions such as HIV and AIDS, or as ...

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  17. Carmen 'Carm' 'Pomp' CerretaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Review

    Carmen "Carm" "Pomp" Cerreta, age 87, of North Canton, passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family following a prolonged battle with Parkinson's disease.

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  18. The WilliesTV Lacks the Human TouchRead the original story

    15 hrs 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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  19. Gait in Huntington s disease and the stride length-cadence relationshipRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... linked in healthy adults during automatic gait but disrupted in pathological gait disorders, such as Parkinson's disease (PD).MethodsThe stride length cadence relationship was compared between seventeen participants with HD, twenty with PD and ...

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  20. Obituary: Frank J. Rog, longtime Roseville parks director, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... of the City Hall basement as tornado sirens wailed. Rog, who died Sept. 24 of complications related to Parkinson's disease, worked as the city of Roseville's parks and recreation director for 27 years before serving four years as mayor. He's ...

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