Do You Have Parkinson's Disease or a Parkinsonism?

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Imagine the healthy American population as a bell curve. People with Parkinson' s disease would be toward the flat part of the curve, says Peter Schmidt, chief information officer...

Ali doctor queries Parkinson's link

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Muhammad Ali's doctor has said he cannot be certain that the boxing great's remarkable career in the ring contributed to the former world heavyweight champion suffering from Parkin...

Swiss man who found cause of Lyme disease dies

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HAMILTON, Montana (AP) — The Swiss researcher who gained international recognition for discovering the bacteria that causes Lyme disease has died in Montana.

Researcher who found cause of Lyme disease dies

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HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — The Swiss-born researcher who gained international recognition for discovering the bacteria that causes Lyme disease has died in western Montana.

New view on how nerve cells die in Parkinson's disease

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Scientists at Trinity College Dublin have made an important breakthrough in our understanding of Parkin - a protein that regulates the repair and replacement of nerve cells within...

Parkinson's stem cell 'breakthrough'

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Researchers in Sweden claim a "breakthrough" in how stem cells could be used to treat Parkinson's disease.

Simple clinical tests help differentiate Parkinson's disease from atypical parkinsonism

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( IOS Press ) Two simple tests conducted during the neurological exam can help clinicians differentiate between early-stage Parkinson' s disease and atypical parkinsonism. By...

Playing computer games could help as physical therapy for Parkinson's sufferers

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The key to fighting some of the symptoms of Parkinsons disease may be playing computer games like the Nintendo Wii, according to new research. An in depth study with five...

A medium amount of physical activity can lower the risk of Parkinson's disease

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( Oxford University Press ) A new study, published online in Brain: A Journal of Neurology today, followed 43,368 individuals in Sweden for an average of 12.6 years to examine the...

Cynapsus to Announce Top-Line Results from the CTH-105 Phase 2 Study on November 19, 2014

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