Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Latest Parkinson's Disease News and Research

Contrary to common wisdom, sleeping pills may not increase fall risk

Contrary to common wisdom, sleeping pills may not increase fall risk

Cryoablation may be safer alternative for stopping abnormal electrical patterns

Cryoablation may be safer alternative for stopping abnormal electrical patterns

Metabolic side effects of antipsychotics are known, but rarely monitored

Metabolic side effects of antipsychotics are known, but rarely monitored

Potential therapeutic role for the ataxin-3 protein for Machado-Joseph disease

Potential therapeutic role for the ataxin-3 protein for Machado-Joseph disease

Gene variations explain drug dose required to control seizures

Gene variations explain drug dose required to control seizures

UK leads race to produce world’s first clinical grade stem cells

UK leads race to produce world’s first clinical grade stem cells

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

T’ai Chi has many benefits for frail older adults

T’ai Chi has many benefits for frail older adults

Molecule called DJ-1 is likely to be involved in the generation of human tumors

Molecule called DJ-1 is likely to be involved in the generation of human tumors

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

RNA interference as promising therapy for ALS

RNA interference as promising therapy for ALS

UK will vote against the declaration on human cloning

UK will vote against the declaration on human cloning

Cure for heart disease very close despite poor funding

Cure for heart disease very close despite poor funding

Australian biotech, Bionomics acquires central nervous system (CNS) business

Australian biotech, Bionomics acquires central nervous system (CNS) business

Clearance of beta amyloid accumulation within neurons stops memory decline

Clearance of beta amyloid accumulation within neurons stops memory decline

Deep brain stimulation alleviates severe depression

Deep brain stimulation alleviates severe depression

Dopamine sheds new light on drug addiction

Dopamine sheds new light on drug addiction

Gene variant that may increase the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Gene variant that may increase the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Scientific experts discuss the benefits and safety of vitamin E

Scientific experts discuss the benefits and safety of vitamin E

The gap in life expectancy between women and men is closing!

The gap in life expectancy between women and men is closing!