Movement Disorder News and Research

Latest Movement Disorder News and Research

Shedding some light on Parkinson's treatment

Shedding some light on Parkinson's treatment

Cognitive behavioral therapy helps alleviate nonepileptic seizures

Cognitive behavioral therapy helps alleviate nonepileptic seizures

Deep brain stimulation effective for patients with primary generalized dystonia

Deep brain stimulation effective for patients with primary generalized dystonia

RNA interference can be used to silence genes selectively - potential for Huntington's disease therapy

RNA interference can be used to silence genes selectively - potential for Huntington's disease therapy

University of Florida doctors test targets for Parkinson surgery

University of Florida doctors test targets for Parkinson surgery

FDA requires boxed warning and risk mitigation strategy for metoclopramide-containing drugs

FDA requires boxed warning and risk mitigation strategy for metoclopramide-containing drugs

Safinamide significantly improved motor function in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease

Safinamide significantly improved motor function in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease

Pregnancy-related hormonal changes linked to increased risk of restless legs syndrome

Pregnancy-related hormonal changes linked to increased risk of restless legs syndrome

Early treatment with rasagiline (Azilect) for Parkinson's best

Early treatment with rasagiline (Azilect) for Parkinson's best

Deep brain stimulation helps advanced Parkinson's disease patients

Deep brain stimulation helps advanced Parkinson's disease patients

FDA issues complete response letter to Ipsen for Dysport BLA

FDA issues complete response letter to Ipsen for Dysport BLA

Paliperidone palmitate shows positive results for treatment of schizophrenia

Paliperidone palmitate shows positive results for treatment of schizophrenia

Losing sense of smell may indicate Parkinson's

Losing sense of smell may indicate Parkinson's

Cambridge Labs announces Spanish approval of Tetrabenazine

Cambridge Labs announces Spanish approval of Tetrabenazine

Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency in patients with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease

Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency in patients with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease

Anti-reflux surgery - research may lead to changes in treatment recommendations

Anti-reflux surgery - research may lead to changes in treatment recommendations

Japanese encephalitis damages the brain in two ways

Japanese encephalitis damages the brain in two ways

New guidelines say botulinum toxin effective for many neurological disorders, but not headache

New guidelines say botulinum toxin effective for many neurological disorders, but not headache

Prana Biotechnology has discovered novel drug candidates for use in Parkinson's disease

Prana Biotechnology has discovered novel drug candidates for use in Parkinson's disease

Botulinum toxin is safe and effective for treating cervical dystonia

Botulinum toxin is safe and effective for treating cervical dystonia