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Nicotine Protects the Aging Brain from Parkinson's and Alzheimer's

Nicotine Protects the Aging Brain from Parkinson's and Alzheimer's

Apparently the role of nicotine in halting the aging of the human brain is very crucial....

Sep 21 2016, 9:44am CDT

Stem Cells Injected First Time Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's

Stem Cells Injected Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's In World's First

A new clinical trial has started to cure Parkinson's disease with stem cells....

Sep 14 2016, 1:18am CDT

Impaired Decision-making May Contribute to Parkinson's

Impaired Decision-making May Contribute to Parkinson's

People with Parkinson's disease have a form of impaired decision-making that may be a major contributor to the movement problem...

Jun 19 2016, 8:30am CDT

New gene mutation linked to onset of Parkinson's

New gene mutation linked to onset of Parkinson's

New York, June 7 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a ‘third gene' that leads to the development of the common neurodegenerative...

Jun 7 2016, 11:56pm CDT

Liver Drug could Treat Parkinson's Disease

Liver Drug could Treat Parkinson's Disease

It was found that a drug for the liver could treat Parkinsonian symptoms....

Aug 11 2015, 7:16am CDT

Kirk Gibson Has Parkinson's Disease

Kirk Gibson Has Parkinson's Disease

Former MLB outfielder and Arizona Diamondbacks manager and current Detroit Tigers color commentator Kirk Gibson was diagnosed w...

Apr 28 2015, 5:52pm CDT

Computer Keyboards can detect early stage Parkinson's disease

Computer Keyboards can detect early stage Parkinson's disease

People with conditions affecting motor function have different typing patterns...

Apr 3 2015, 12:20pm CDT

Muhammad Ali's Doctor Unsure About Boxing's Link to Parkinson's Disease

Muhammad Ali's Doctor Unsure About Boxing's Link to Parkinson's Disease

The medical director of the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Centre told AFP on Nov. 2 that there is no certain link between the boxing g...

Nov 4 2014, 1:06am CST