Movement Disorder News and Research

Latest Movement Disorder News and Research

Studies show how speaking French could significantly reduce symptoms of Benign Essential Blepharospasm

Studies show how speaking French could significantly reduce symptoms of Benign Essential Blepharospasm

Oral administration of Jakinibs reduces Parkinson's disease pathogenesis in rat model

Oral administration of Jakinibs reduces Parkinson's disease pathogenesis in rat model

Dopamine neuron transplants controlled by designer drug may fight Parkinson's disease in mice

Dopamine neuron transplants controlled by designer drug may fight Parkinson's disease in mice

AAN’s updated guideline on botulinum toxin use covers four neurologic disorders

AAN’s updated guideline on botulinum toxin use covers four neurologic disorders

Researchers identify new mutation responsible for spinocerebellar ataxia

Researchers identify new mutation responsible for spinocerebellar ataxia

Researchers reveal link between intensive instrument playing and movement disorders

Researchers reveal link between intensive instrument playing and movement disorders

Anticholinergic medications do not affect cognitive performance in PD patients

Anticholinergic medications do not affect cognitive performance in PD patients

Ketogenic diet may be effective in treating schizophrenia

Ketogenic diet may be effective in treating schizophrenia

Diseases that cause skin-related problems can also trigger serious neurological conditions

Diseases that cause skin-related problems can also trigger serious neurological conditions

UC San Diego researchers awarded MJFF grant to identify biomarkers for Parkinson's disease

UC San Diego researchers awarded MJFF grant to identify biomarkers for Parkinson's disease

Impax's NUMIENT granted EC marketing authorization for symptomatic treatment of adult patients with Parkinson's disease

Impax's NUMIENT granted EC marketing authorization for symptomatic treatment of adult patients with Parkinson's disease

MedUni Vienna researchers discover genetic cause of a rare disease

MedUni Vienna researchers discover genetic cause of a rare disease

New tool may help diagnose and treat Parkinson's disease in early stages

New tool may help diagnose and treat Parkinson's disease in early stages

CPFN, Cure CP raise funds to extend research on cerebral palsy

CPFN, Cure CP raise funds to extend research on cerebral palsy

Penn Medicine's Gordon Baltuch performs 1,000th deep brain stimulation procedure

Penn Medicine's Gordon Baltuch performs 1,000th deep brain stimulation procedure

Psychiatric symptoms predate motor onset in Huntington’s disease

Psychiatric symptoms predate motor onset in Huntington’s disease

Doctors use MR-guided focused ultrasound to treat essential tremor

Doctors use MR-guided focused ultrasound to treat essential tremor

People with restless legs syndrome at higher risk for stroke, heart and kidney disease

People with restless legs syndrome at higher risk for stroke, heart and kidney disease

Huntington’s disease prevention breakthrough? An interview with Professor Lesley Jones

Huntington’s disease prevention breakthrough? An interview with Professor Lesley Jones

University of Maryland Medicine offers MRI-guided focused ultrasound treatment to Parkinson's patients

University of Maryland Medicine offers MRI-guided focused ultrasound treatment to Parkinson's patients