Study Underscores Power of Placebo Effect

Title: Study Underscores Power of Placebo Effect Category: Health News Created: 1/28/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM

AbbVie wins U.S. approval for Parkinson's treatment

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved AbbVie Inc's treatment for Parkinson' s disease. The treatment, Duopa — a combination of carbidopa and levodopa — is the...

Placebo Effect: Pricier “Drugs” May Be More Effective For Patients With Parkinson's Disease

At long last, there may be a thin silver lining to high drug costs. A new study shows that a handful of patients who received fake treatments for Parkinsons disease experienced...

Free Parkinson's summit being held in Las Vegas

More than 12,000 people living with Parkinson's disease reside in the Las Vegas metro area, prompting a national symposium in Las Vegas.

Singing could help millions with Parkinson's

Here's a closer look at the Iowa State University study.

Research and Markets: Overview of Biomarkers in Parkinson's Disease

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Biomarkers in Parkinson's Disease - Overview " report to t

International Stem Cell Corporation to Conduct Parkinson's Disease Clinical Study in Australia

International Stem Cell Corporation , a California-based biotechnology company developing novel stem cell based therapies and biomedical products, today announced that the company...

Study provides new route for treating patients with difficult-to-treat Parkinson's symptoms

Parkinson' s disease patients treated with low-frequency deep brain stimulation show significant improvements in swallowing dysfunction and freezing of gait over typical...

Exercise May Cut Fall Risk for Some Parkinson's Patients

Title: Exercise May Cut Fall Risk for Some Parkinson's Patients Category: Health News Created: 12/31/2014 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 1/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

When Parkisonism does not mean Parkinson's

Lewy body dementia is often misdiagnosed as Parkinsons disease. Lewy body dementia refers to two related diagnoses: Parkinson' s disease dementia (PDD) and dementia with Lewy...