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Botox helps explain possible causes of nerve diseases

Botox helps explain possible causes of nerve diseases

New study details side effects of five medications that are currently used to treat people with schizophrenia

New study details side effects of five medications that are currently used to treat people with schizophrenia

Drugs with similar chemical attributes as Ecstasy might offer useful alternatives to current therapies for Parkinson's disease

Drugs with similar chemical attributes as Ecstasy might offer useful alternatives to current therapies for Parkinson's disease

Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome difficult to diagnose

Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome difficult to diagnose

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Study examines reasons for unsatisfactory outcomes following deep brain stimulation surgery

Study examines reasons for unsatisfactory outcomes following deep brain stimulation surgery

Vitamin E as part of diet may prevent Parkinson's

Vitamin E as part of diet may prevent Parkinson's

Electroshock therapy speeds improvement in schizophrenia patients

Electroshock therapy speeds improvement in schizophrenia patients

People with essential tremor are more likely to develop dementia

People with essential tremor are more likely to develop dementia

New computer mouse adapter that enables people who suffer from hand tremors to eliminate excessive cursor movement

New computer mouse adapter that enables people who suffer from hand tremors to eliminate excessive cursor movement

Novel mutation in the recently identified LRRK2 gene causes parkinsonism

Novel mutation in the recently identified LRRK2 gene causes parkinsonism

First comprehensive examination of strenuous physical activity and the risk of developing Parkinson's disease

First comprehensive examination of strenuous physical activity and the risk of developing Parkinson's disease

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Scientists identify a protein that regulates alcohol-withdrawal seizures

Scientists identify a protein that regulates alcohol-withdrawal seizures

Surgical future for heart patients in Canada's isolated towns and villages, will lie increasingly in the hands of robots

Surgical future for heart patients in Canada's isolated towns and villages, will lie increasingly in the hands of robots

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

Gene mutation causes Parkinson's disease in some families

Gene mutation causes Parkinson's disease in some families

First Parkinson’s gene therapy patient well after 1 year suggesting that the therapy is safe and effective

First Parkinson’s gene therapy patient well after 1 year suggesting that the therapy is safe and effective

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa