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Parkinson’s disease

Coffee or tea is the preferred way for many people to start their morning. That extra boost of caffeine just seems to get things...

Doctors from the Colorado University School of Medicine recently conducted research indicating that an exercise protein could help prevent the onset of Parkinson’s disease...

A study recently published in the journal, Brain, has suggested that deficiencies in lysosomal storage genes may promote the development of Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease...

The Washington Post published a bizarre story earlier this month that is equal parts interesting and terrifying! A US National Security Agency counterintelligence officer (AKA a...

Although Parkinson's disease (PD) affects men and women equally, researchers have discovered an area of disparity: care giving. A study published this month in Neurology by...

If you have a rare disease, chances are, sometimes you feel all alone in your experience. When you look around, there are people all...

Whenever I'm under a lot of pressure, I daydream about a day off, where I could watch true crime shows, eat pizza in bed,...

Since the birth of industrialization, societies have wrestled with the effects of pollution. Whether it contaminates the air, water, or soil, it can negatively...

Reverend Jesse Jackson has been a guiding force in Civil Rights activism for over 50 years. He's a man of many facets: a baptist...

What if there was a non-invasive option for patients who need surgery for Parkinson's disease? Something that involved no scalpels, no incision, no opening...

Over the years, I've talked to dozens of people with Parkinson's disease (PD). They come from all socio-economic backgrounds. Rich and poor. Male and...

It’s fair to say that many (if not most) Americans are inseparable from their smart phones, and that a device that was pure sci-fi...

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative movement disorder of the central nervous system that insidiously forms, even starting subtly with a single tremor, progressing into...

Norway scientists Suchi Mittal, et al. have found compounds that reduce levels of a key gene that increases the risk of developing Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's...

Over the years, I've talked with dozens of people with Parkinson's disease (PD). Male or female, old or young, they tend to have one characteristic...

Happy Friday! This week, we have a story that might break your heart about a woman who battled cystic fibrosis. But we also have a story that...

Happy August Patient Worthy Peeps! This week, we have some awesome posts to keep you up-to-date on some of the latest rare disease developments. There's news...

Constipation. It's not the first symptom you think of when considering the effects of Parkinson's Disease (PD). Tremors, rigidity, insomnia, and depression are all well-known...

As a research geek who has researched and written dozens of articles about Parkinson's disease (PD), let me assure you there is a lot of...

Dogs have been helping humans for centuries. As early as the mid-1700s, dogs were being used by the blind as guides. In 1929, The...

Welcome Back to Editor's Choice! The end of the week is finally here, and we have some reading material for you. First, we have an awesome...

Scientists may have discovered something crucial for the future of Parkinson's research. They found a new way to observe changes in the brain from Parkinson's...

It started slowly. Mom left her purse at the grocery store. She forgot to turn off the stove and scorched the tea kettle. Frequently,...

It's getting hot out there... So you may as well read some news while staying cool inside if you're in the US! This week we have...

A new biotech company in Philadelphia called Enterin announced recently that their company has raised a whopping $12.7 million to support the hypothesis that...