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  1. Health review is not all bad, says MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Iom Online

    ... rated diabetes care at 46 per cent, multiple sclerosis and motor neurone disease care at 40 per cent and Parkinson's Disease care at 34 per cent. In some instances Mr Quayle said the hospital had scored low because there was no resident island ...

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  2. Connection between age and memory decline revealedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... also help in the future to better understand complex neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. This study is published in the scientific journal Molecular and Cellular Proteomics.

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  3. Linda Ronstadt, 'Cabaret' composer John Kander among recipients of National Medal of ArtsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Oregonian

    Linda Ronstadt is among a dozen recipients of the National Medal of Arts. Ronstadt, who has Parkinson's disease, no longer performs.

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  4. Health Roundup: Drugs repurposed, dogs, discoveries and warningsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business of Life

    ... Tel Aviv University in Israel. Now she has completed the first empirical study to verify a link between Parkinson's disease and creativity, which the study suggests may be down to drugs used to treat the disease. Professor Inzelberg first noticed ...

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  5. You May Hate Monsanto, But It Doesn't MatterRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... food-poor regions of the world. Chemicals developed by the company have included drugs used to treat Parkinson's Disease and arthritis, as well as mass-produced LEDs and indispensable industrial chemicals. Consumer treatment may be suspect, but ...

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  6. Essential tremor support group formed in SylvaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... often makes those affected self-conscious or anxious in social situations. ET is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease, yet according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, eight times as many people have ET as have ...

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  7. Dopamine transporter: Stampede supercomputer used to study common...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... drug abuse, her simulations of the dopamine transporter have contributed to published research on Parkinson's disease and other neurological disorders. In a collaborative study with the University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, and ...

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  8. Amarantus and BSI Announce Dr. Thomas Arendt as Presenter at 3rd...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... products as treatments for brain disorders. AMBS also owns intellectual property for the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease ("NuroPro") and the discovery of neurotrophic factors ("PhenoGuard"). Amarantus operations are located at Janssen Labs @QB3 in ...

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  9. International Essential Tremor Foundation to Facilitate Educational...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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  10. Gifford-Jones: Burnout 101 for caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... Millions of others are helping family members suffering from cancer, stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease or incapacitated by severe unrelenting arthritic pain. Sooner or later the demands of time and energy made on some caregivers ...

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  11. The Dopamine TransporterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    ... drug abuse, her simulations of the dopamine transporter have contributed to published research on Parkinson's disease and other neurological disorders. In a collaborative study with the University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, and ...

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  12. Best practices to advance palliative care and hospice trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | McKnightsonline.com

    ... providers to care for patients who suffer from serious illnesses or severe pain from conditions such as Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Dartmouth Atlas also notes that there is approximately one palliative-trained physician in ...

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  13. StemGenex Gives Hope to Parkinson's Patients through New Stem...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    StemGenex , the leading resource for adult adipose stem cell therapy in the US aimed at improving the lives of patients dealing with degenerative diseases today announced their newest clinical study for Parkinson's disease.

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  14. Tributes pour in for Tommy Mundon - the king of Black Country comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Halesowennews.co.uk

    ... their shock and sadness at the death of comedian Tommy Mundon. The much-loved comic lost his battle with Parkinson's disease aged 80 on Monday July 21, leaving performers to remember his legacy as the king of Black Country comedy. Mr Mundon, who ...

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  15. Spreading of I -synuclein in the face of axonal transport deficits in ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Parkinson's disease (PD) is mainly attributed to degeneration of dopamine neurons in the substantia nigra, but its etiopathogenesis also includes ...

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  16. Uncovering the role of the insula in non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's diseaseRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    Correspondence to: Antonio P. Strafella, M.D. PhD FRCPC, Toronto Western Hospital and Institute, CAMH-Research Imaging Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5T 1R8 E-mail: Patients with Parkinson's disease experience a range of non-motor symptoms, including cognitive impairment, behavioural changes, somatosensory and autonomic ... (more)

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  17. Grey matter hypometabolism and atrophy in Parkinson's disease with...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    ... s/n. San Sebastian 20014, Spain E-mail: The pathophysiological process underlying cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease is not well understood. Cerebral atrophy and hypometabolism have been described in patients with Parkinson's disease and ...

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  18. Visual short-term memory deficits associated with GBA mutation and Parkinson's diseaseRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    Individuals with mutation in the lysosomal enzyme glucocerebrosidase gene are at significantly high risk of developing Parkinson's disease with cognitive deficit.

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  19. Cav1.3 channels control D2-autoreceptor responses via NCS-1 in substantia nigra dopamine neuronsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    Dopamine midbrain neurons within the substantia nigra are particularly prone to degeneration in Parkinson's disease.

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  20. Calcium currents regulate dopamine autoreceptorsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    ... required for proper motor function, habit formation and motivation, and degeneration of these neurons in Parkinson's disease leads to disrupted control of voluntary movement. In this issue of Brain , Dragicevic et al. unite two previously separate ...

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