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Movement disorders are neurological syndromes where they may be excess of movement or a paucity of movement that is not connected to weakness, paralysis of spasticity of the muscles. They affect the speed, fluency or smoothness, quality, and ease of movement.
New radar system can wirelessly monitor vital signs of patients

New radar system can wirelessly monitor vital signs of patients

Vicon and NOC support CURE International to create first gait lab in Ethiopia

Vicon and NOC support CURE International to create first gait lab in Ethiopia

Study reveals vitamin B12 as inhibitor of key enzyme in hereditary Parkinson's disease

Study reveals vitamin B12 as inhibitor of key enzyme in hereditary Parkinson's disease

UCSF scientists develop new strategy for targeting key Parkinson's molecule

UCSF scientists develop new strategy for targeting key Parkinson's molecule

Exercise has potential to improve non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease

Exercise has potential to improve non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease

New, scalpel-free treatment for reducing Parkinson's tremor gets FDA approval

New, scalpel-free treatment for reducing Parkinson's tremor gets FDA approval

High-tech brain surgery improves quality of life for people with Parkinson's disease

High-tech brain surgery improves quality of life for people with Parkinson's disease

T-CALM Phase 2 clinical study results offer hope for essential tremor patients

T-CALM Phase 2 clinical study results offer hope for essential tremor patients

Study: Reducing mutated Huntington disease protein restores psychiatric impairments in mice

Study: Reducing mutated Huntington disease protein restores psychiatric impairments in mice

Early Parkinson’s disease patients wait too long before seeking medical attention

Early Parkinson’s disease patients wait too long before seeking medical attention

Novel clinical trial to examine cannabis as potential treatment for essential tremor

Novel clinical trial to examine cannabis as potential treatment for essential tremor

New screening strategy identifies novel inhibitors that may help develop cure for Parkinson's

New screening strategy identifies novel inhibitors that may help develop cure for Parkinson's

New sensor detects early-stage Parkinson's disease from the breath of patients

New sensor detects early-stage Parkinson's disease from the breath of patients

New AASM guideline recommends use of actigraphy for sleep disorders

New AASM guideline recommends use of actigraphy for sleep disorders

UC San Diego Health designated as LBDA Research Center of Excellence

UC San Diego Health designated as LBDA Research Center of Excellence

Research offers new understanding about cause of Parkinson's disease

Research offers new understanding about cause of Parkinson's disease

University of Guelph researcher discovers cause of nerve cell death in Parkinson's disease

University of Guelph researcher discovers cause of nerve cell death in Parkinson's disease

New study to test safety, efficacy of MRI-guided focused ultrasound to treat Parkinson's disease

New study to test safety, efficacy of MRI-guided focused ultrasound to treat Parkinson's disease

AMSBIO offers isogenic panels of neuronal iPSC derivatives

AMSBIO offers isogenic panels of neuronal iPSC derivatives

Mount Sinai study uncovers potential link between Crohn's and Parkinson's in Jewish population

Mount Sinai study uncovers potential link between Crohn's and Parkinson's in Jewish population