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    52 min ago | Rehab Management

    ... a greater level of control as they undergo standard rehabilitation therapy. Dyskinesia associated with Parkinson's disease has been improved with the use of DBS, according to the Cleveland Clinic's news site . Though encouraging, there are ...

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  2. Bruce Richardson IngallsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Bruce Richardson Ingalls, age 82, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016 due to a short illness while at Marshall Healthcare in Machias, Maine. He battled Parkinson's disease for over 5 years, yet he continued to happily live with his wife, Jean, in their home of 50 years.

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  3. Road ramblers - Wednesday, 29 June 2016 14:10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... a series of personal losses that brought their life into sharp focus. Jan's father, who suffered from Parkinson's Disease, died in October. In the past eight months, the couple attended seven other funerals of family friends, and there were others ...

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  4. Variants in ACPP are associated with cerebrospinal fluid Prostatic Acid Phosphatase levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BioMed Central

    ... as cancer and other brain diseases including neurodegenerative diseases (e.g., Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease) and mental health (e.g., anxiety, depression, and schizophrenia). Prostatic Acid Phosphatase (PAP)-an enzyme expressed by the ...

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  5. Gut health and activity benefits from food's short stay in the gutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NutraIngredients-USA

    Food that travels faster through the gut results in bacteria producing less harmful by-products in the digestive system, resulting in a healthier gut environment, according to a study. The findings, which appear in the journal Nature , are of importance in showing how constipation is a risk factor in conditions such as colorectal cancer and Parkinson's disease as well as disorders where constipation often occurs such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and autism.

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  6. Horne: Crossing the 65th birthday precipiceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... It was in particular one patient, Lena, who was bedridden and in a state of severe contracture from Parkinson's disease. Her big eyes widening with happiness as I came into her room to give her a hug and a soft touch is embedded in my memory. It is ...

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  7. Sheila J. AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Sheila J. Anderson, 69, of San Tan Valley, AZ passed away on June 20, 2016, after a courageous battle with Parkinson's Disease. Sheila was born in Erie, PA on June 6, 1947, to Leonard and Rita Mattson.

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  8. Global Neuroprosthetics Market 2016: Industry Size, Key Trends,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... disease condition treated, for example, Motor Neuroprosthetics - treat motor neuron disorders such as Parkinson's disease, Epilepsy, Auditory Neuroprosthetics/ Cochlear implants - treat hearing disorders; Visual Neuroprosthetics/ Retinal implants - ...

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  9. Goody Tickets Donates to National Parkinson Foundation HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    Goody Tickets supported Moving Day a Walk for Parkinson's 2015, the annual fundraiser for the National Parkinson Foundation Homeland, with a donation made to help the non-profit accomplish their mission. The event successfully raised more than $90,000 for improving the quality of life for people touched by Parkinson's disease.

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  10. Certain red flags indicate an increased need for intensive care among patients with asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... these risky behaviours." (HealthDay)-Patients with asthma may have an increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease, according to a study published online Aug. 27 in Allergy. Stepping down asthma medicines can be done safely and at less cost for ...

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  11. Blocking Key Enzyme Halts Parkinson's Disease Symptoms In Mice, Johns Hopkins University StudyRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    Blocking Key Enzyme Halts Parkinson's Disease Symptoms In Mice Researchers at Johns Hopkins say they have gleaned two important new clues in the fight against Parkinson's disease: that blocking an enzyme called c-Abl prevents the disease in specially bred mice, and that a chemical tag on a second protein may signal the disorder's presence and progression. Their work, described online June 27 in The Journal of Clinical Investigation , suggests both a promising target for drug research and a tool that could speed Parkinson's disease research more broadly, they say.

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  12. NeuroDerm Announces ND0612H Achieves Comparable Pharmacokinetics To...Read the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    Company to Proceed with Regulatory Development of ND0612H Based on PK Similarity for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease in EU Company to Host Conference Call and Webcast Today at 8:30 a.m. ET REHOVOT, Israel, June 28, 2016 -- NeuroDerm Ltd. , a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing drugs for central nervous system disorders, today announced that topline results from Trial 005, a pilot, dose-finding pharmacokinetic study on healthy subjects, demonstrate that ND0612H, the company's continuous, subcutaneously delivered levodopa/carbidopa liquid formulation, achieved comparable results to a reference dose of intra-duodenally delivered LD/CD gel suspension requiring surgical intervention .

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  13. Deep Brain Stimulation Improves Parkinson's Symptoms by 70 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    When medication is no longer sufficient to control tremors, deep brain stimulation is a new alternative available to patients suffering from Parkinson's disease. Practiced since May 2015 at France's CHU Saint-A The operation is carried out under general anesthetic.

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  14. The Latest Science Says Coffee Is Good for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Shape

    ... damage. Coffee has also been shown to decrease your risk of type 2 diabetes, neurological disorders like Parkinson's disease, and heart disease. Plus, drinking coffee could ultimately help you live longer and even boost your fitness performance . ...

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  15. Telemedicine shows promise in Parkinson's disease careRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... lasted less than 30 minutes, and the only travel was to her living room. Diagnosed nine years ago with Parkinson's disease, Johnson and a family member would drive regularly more than 130 miles from Champaign to be treated by Christopher Goetz, MD, ...

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  16. Scientists use Sanger sequencing to conduct detailed genetic screening of PD patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Medical News

    A team of scientists at the University of Granada has used a next-generation genetic sequencing method and a technique known as "Sanger sequencing" to conduct a detailed genetic screening of patients in Granada suffering from Parkinson's disease. They conducted the study in collaboration with the Movement Disorders Unit from the Virgen de las Nieves and San Cecilio hospitals, as well as with researchers from the Institute of Neurology at University College London .

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  17. Changes in the Management TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... out across Europe by partner H. Lundbeck A/S. The current development products include tozadenant for Parkinson's disease, which is in Phase 3 development, and two additional compounds which are in Phase 2 development for cognitive disorders ...

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    18 hrs ago | Western Gazette

    Patients living with Parkinson's disease are soon to benefit from two state-of-the-art laser canes, thanks to a generous donation from Geoff Pogson, Chairman of the Wincanton Parkinson's Group. Laser canes are used as an aid for patients with Parkinson's.

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  19. Sage Bionetworks to Share Results of Mobile Health Research Study at...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Recently, Sage Bionetworks began sharing data from over 9,000 participants of mPower, a mobile health research study for Parkinson's Disease. This is one of the first observational assessments of human health to achieve this scale.

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  20. freyaleng published Parkinson's support group in Haverhill in bid to reach out to new...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... it was something they needed in Haverhill. The group is now affiliated with charity Parkinson's UK. Parkinson's disease is a condition in which parts of the brain become progressively damaged over many years. The main symptoms are involuntary ...

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