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Pfizer ends research for new Alzheimer's Parkinson's drugs

PFIZER ENDS RESEARCH FOR NEW ALZHEIMER'S PARKINSON'S DRUGS

Despite investing heavily in trying to cure both diseases, the US drugs giant has now decided to redistribute funding to other areas...

 
 
 
Pelvic Assist Robotic Device can Help Parkinson's Patient Walk

PELVIC ASSIST ROBOTIC DEVICE CAN HELP PARKINSON'S PATIENT WALK

Controlled Robotic disturbances can help Parkinson's patients with their walk. These controlled disturbances can strengthen their patient's...

Vigorous Exercise May Help Slow Parkinson's Disease

VIGOROUS EXERCISE MAY HELP SLOW PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness , Parkinson's Disease

 
 
 
Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease

WORKOUT ON THE TREADMILL THRICE A WEEK TO DEAL WITH PARKINSON'S DISEASE

The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage...

 
 
 
Fight Parkinson's disease with exercise; physical activity found to improve quality of life for PD patients

FIGHT PARKINSON'S DISEASE WITH EXERCISE; PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FOUND TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR PD PATIENTS

Physical activities such as exercise can go a long way in helping people who suffer from Parkinson's Disease , according to researchers....

Weight loss in Parkinson's may cause an early death

WEIGHT LOSS IN PARKINSON'S MAY CAUSE AN EARLY DEATH

Researchers from the University of Aberdeen did not specify why weight loss worsens Parkinson's patients' outcomes, however, past studies...

 
 
 
Jesse Jackson says he has Parkinson's disease

JESSE JACKSON SAYS HE HAS PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson announced Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. “My family and I...

Rev. Jesse Jackson announces Parkinson's disease diagnosis

REV. JESSE JACKSON ANNOUNCES PARKINSON'S DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

The civil rights activist said the effects of the disease have been "painful, and I have been slow to grasp the gravity of it."

 
 
 
Parkinson's pandemic is on the horizon, experts warn

PARKINSON'S PANDEMIC IS ON THE HORIZON, EXPERTS WARN

There are now about 6.9 million Parkinson's patients worldwide and, by 2040, the number will grow to 14.2 million as the population...

Feast Your Eyes on What This Weight-Loss Specialist Eats Every Day

FEAST YOUR EYES ON WHAT THIS WEIGHT-LOSS SPECIALIST EATS EVERY DAY

Whether we're on our own weight-loss journey or just trying to maintain a healthy lifestyle, it's not uncommon to wonder what doctors...

 
 
 
Biotech Roundup: Opioid News, ASH Preview, Boston Bio IPOS & More

BIOTECH ROUNDUP: OPIOID NEWS, ASH PREVIEW, BOSTON BIO IPOS & MORE

The rising death toll from opioids has prompted policymakers to try various ways to take on the problem. President Trump's opioid commission...

How to Diagnose Your Erectile Dysfunction Without Setting Foot In a Doctor's Office

HOW TO DIAGNOSE YOUR ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION WITHOUT SETTING FOOT IN A DOCTOR'S OFFICE

Image by Roman 'Roman' is discreet platform for guys to get ED care without feeling embarrassed Zachariah Reitano was 17 when he realized...

 
 
 
Mechanism in Parkinson's Protein Can Lead to a New Therapy Route

MECHANISM IN PARKINSON'S PROTEIN CAN LEAD TO A NEW THERAPY ROUTE

The new mechanism discovered in 'Parkinson's protein' LRRK2 has a potential for developing new therapy route including development...

New Smell Test for Detection of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

NEW SMELL TEST FOR DETECTION OF ALZHEIMER'S AND PARKINSON'S

A new smell test is developed by a research team at the Rockefeller University that can help in early detection of Alzheimer's and...

 
 
 
Parkinson's disease cure could be in the pipeline

PARKINSON'S DISEASE CURE COULD BE IN THE PIPELINE

PINK1 was flagged as a key player in preventing Parkinson's in 2004, and multiple trials have delved into its actual role in the years...

Anticancer Effect of Parkinson's Disease Drug Carbidopa Identified

ANTICANCER EFFECT OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE DRUG CARBIDOPA IDENTIFIED

Anticancer effect of carbidopa, a drug used to treat Parkinson's disease has shown promise in treating cancer in a recent study.

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Graham-Cassidy, Axovant Fail, SpringWorks Launches & More

BIO ROUNDUP: GRAHAM-CASSIDY, AXOVANT FAIL, SPRINGWORKS LAUNCHES & MORE

After drug pricing, count drug shortages among the hot button issues sparking patient ire. Last year, the FDA says, 23 drug shortages...

Treatment with antioxidants may halt progress of neurodegenerative disease such as Parkinson's

TREATMENT WITH ANTIOXIDANTS MAY HALT PROGRESS OF NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASE SUCH AS PARKINSON'S

A recent study by scientists from Northwestern University discovered that treating neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's disease...