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  1. Models of I -synuclein aggregation in Parkinson's disease.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    Parkinson's disease is not only characterized by motor disturbances but also, by cognitive, sensory, psychiatric and autonomic dysfunction. It has been proposed that some of these symptoms might be related to the widespread pathology of -synuclein aggregation in different nuclei of the central and peripheral nervous system.

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  2. Parkinson's patient fights disease with long runs, exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... earn the coveted belt buckle, climbed the canyon last year, too. You wouldn't know he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease a few years ago. But you should know it's one of the reasons he runs seven days a week, logging about 40 miles in those ...

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  3. Healing Anxiety NaturallyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... his children, his caretakers at the nursing home, and is doing acceptably well. Angelo, afflicted with Parkinson's disease, chases away family members and others, consequently experiencing great mistrust, insecurity, and unhappiness; he frequently ...

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  4. FVCG portfolio companies selected to present research at Bio International 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... Inc. is repurposing a medication that could alleviate L-Dopa Induced Dyskinesia (LID) in patients with Parkinson's disease. While L-Dopa is effective in ameliorating disease symptoms, particularly in its early stages, the vast majority of patients ...

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  5. a DJ-1 Based Peptide Attenuates Dopaminergic Degeneration in Mice...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Drugs currently used for treating Parkinson's disease patients provide symptomatic relief without altering the neurodegenerative process. Our aim was to examine the possibility of using DJ-1 , as a novel therapeutic target for Parkinson's disease.

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  6. EIF4G1 mutations do not cause Parkinson's disease.Read the original story

    3 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. EIF4G1 mutations were previously reported as a cause of Parkinson's disease .

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  7. Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder in patients with probable Alzheimer's disease.Read the original story

    3 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. Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder is commonly associated with neurodegenerative disorders characterized by I -synuclein deposition, including Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, and Lewy body dementia.

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  8. The tech that will transform your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... countries, this month helped Australian business Global Kinetics Corporation raise $1.5 million for its Parkinson's disease treatment technology. Andy Lark, the CEO of technology consultanting firm Group Lark and chief marketing officer of software ...

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  9. Newcastle businessman launches new energy provider just for the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    ... to go out there and take risks." Zoe Allen, from Jesmond, was inspired by her father's struggle against Parkinson's disease to attempt the challenge for charity The Chronicle is read by more adults than any other regional newspaper on sale in the ...

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  10. Newcastle woman to attempt Lord Byron's epic Europe to Asia swim for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Zoe Allen, from Jesmond, was inspired by her father's struggle against Parkinson's disease to attempt the challenge for charity Jesmond woman Zoe Allen will be snapping on her swimming cossie and cap to take part in the risky Hellespont Open Water Swim for Parkinson's UK. On Sunday 30th August Zoe will be swimming the busy shipping channel between Europe and Asia to raise funds and vital awareness for Parkinson's UK.

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  11. Deep Brain Stimulation Devices Market for Parkinson's Disease...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medgadget

    According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research " Deep Brain Stimulation Devices Market for Parkinson's Disease - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020 " the global deep brain stimulation devices market for Parkinson's disease was valued at USD 1.79 billion in 2013 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.9% from 2014 to 2020, to reach an estimated value of USD 3.21 billion in 2020. Growing number of neurological disorders such ischemic stroke, Alzheimer's disease, essential tremors, trauma and especially Parkinson's disease are primary factors responsible for the growth of deep brain stimulation devices market.

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  12. Study suggest depression a precursor to Parkinson'sRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    People with depression are at significantly greater risk for Parkinson's disease than the general population, and those with severe depression are especially vulnerable, said an article published online by Neurology, the journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Researchers reviewed data on more than 560,000 people in Sweden and determined that those with depression developed Parkinson's at a rate nearly three times that of the other study participants.

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  13. Neurostimulation Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medgadget

    Neurostimulation is used for the treatment of various debilitating conditions such as gastroparesis, incontinence, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, depression and essential tremors. Neurostimulation is a highly potential treatment option for patients who do not obtain relief from medications and surgical therapies.

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  14. Mental illness meets big data: a predictions opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... that researchers use common data elements for the study of conditions ranging from cerebral palsy to Parkinson's disease. Data from these studies are stored in a shared bank called Brain-CODE, accessible by researchers across the country. OBI's ...

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  15. Around the Region: Nassau Humane Society "Taste and Toast" and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    The Neptune Beach Senior Activity Center added chair yoga on its list of programs for seniors. The program is scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesdays beginning June 2. Those interested do not need to provide equipment and no previous experience is necessary.

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  16. More Than 1,300 International Experts in Montreal Will Address a...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... to be presented at the public lecture on June 6 are chronic pain, neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson's disease, and bladder motility disorders. These and other conditions will be discussed during preconferences and the scientific program ...

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  17. People with cognitive impairment have altered responses to painRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... with frontotemporal dementia (Pick's disease) and Huntington's disease, but increased in those with Parkinson's disease. Effects on pain sensitivity may vary even for diseases affecting similar areas of the brain. Various developmental ...

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  18. Health Watch: Taking action, with skin cancer on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... our sense of smell. A diminished sense of smell can be a sign of several other conditions, including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's, diabetes and hypertension. People who lose their sense of smell are also are more likely to get into accidents, ...

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  19. Altered pain processing in patients with cognitive impairmentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... with frontotemporal dementia (Pick's disease) and Huntington's disease, but increased in those with Parkinson's disease. Effects on pain sensitivity may vary even for diseases affecting similar areas of the brain. Various developmental ...

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  20. Neuro researchers awarded $10.5 M from CFI and Government of QuebecRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | McGill University

    ... detecting and monitoring brain abnormalities caused by diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and Dementia. The team of researchers includes world-renowned experts in neuroimaging and neurology. The project will ...

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