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Is Bipolar Disorder Linked to Parkinson's Disease?

IS BIPOLAR DISORDER LINKED TO PARKINSON'S DISEASE?

People with bipolar disorder were nearly seven times as likely to develop Parkinson's disease as people who did not have bipolar disorder,...

Bipolar people are seven times more likely to develop Parkinson's later in life

BIPOLAR PEOPLE ARE SEVEN TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP PARKINSON'S LATER IN LIFE

Researchers in Taipei found that about 0.7 percent of people with bipolar disorder develop Parkinson's - compared to just 0.1 percent...

 
 
 
Is All Coffee Equally Healthy?

IS ALL COFFEE EQUALLY HEALTHY?

Did you know that at one-time coffee was thought to be unhealthy? Decades ago, health care professionals might have warned patients...

‘Wendy Williams Show' producer leaving for Tamron Hall's show

‘WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW' PRODUCER LEAVING FOR TAMRON HALL'S SHOW

Talia ­Parkinson-Jones will ­co-executive produce Hall's upcoming daytime show.

 
 
 
People who have their appendix removed are THREE TIMES more likely to develop Parkinson's

PEOPLE WHO HAVE THEIR APPENDIX REMOVED ARE THREE TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP PARKINSON'S

New Case Western University research on 62 million patients found that nearly one percent of those who had appendectomies got Parkinson's...

As Sense of Smell Fades, Does Death Come Closer?

AS SENSE OF SMELL FADES, DOES DEATH COME CLOSER?

The loss of an ability to smell has been linked to your risk of brain disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and...

 
 
 
Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

CELTICS LEGEND JOHN HAVLICEK DIES AT AGE 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek has died the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. The eight-time NBA champion and an NBA finals...

Drug used to treat high blood pressure could relieve Parkinson's, Huntington's and Alzheimer's

DRUG USED TO TREAT HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE COULD RELIEVE PARKINSON'S, HUNTINGTON'S AND ALZHEIMER'S

A study by the University of Cambridge found the hypertension medication felodipine reduced the toxic build-up of proteins in the brains...

 
 
 
Healthy and drug-free: Natural remedies that can help address the symptoms of Parkinson's disease

HEALTHY AND DRUG-FREE: NATURAL REMEDIES THAT CAN HELP ADDRESS THE SYMPTOMS OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Prescription medications and deep brain stimulation are not the only ways to improve the condition of patients suffering from Parkinson's...

 
 
 
World Parkinson's Disease Day 2019: Need for More Awareness and Compassion

WORLD PARKINSON'S DISEASE DAY 2019: NEED FOR MORE AWARENESS AND COMPASSION

World Parkinson's Disease Day is celebrated on 11th April every year. This year it aims to generate awareness and raise funds to help...

Virtual reality reduced Parkinson's symptoms for 10 people

VIRTUAL REALITY REDUCED PARKINSON'S SYMPTOMS FOR 10 PEOPLE

A new technique developed by researchers at the University of Utah restored dynamic movement in 10 patients who trained on the system...

 
 
 
New 3D Printed Transparent Skull Offers Better Understanding on Brain Activity

NEW 3D PRINTED TRANSPARENT SKULL OFFERS BETTER UNDERSTANDING ON BRAIN ACTIVITY

Novel 3D-printed transparent skull implant known as See-Shell allows researchers to watch brain activity in real time that could provide...

Exercise doesn't need a prescription: It can reduce Parkinson's disease, even delay its progression

EXERCISE DOESN'T NEED A PRESCRIPTION: IT CAN REDUCE PARKINSON'S DISEASE, EVEN DELAY ITS PROGRESSION

You don't need expensive pharmaceutical drugs to fight off the debilitating effects of Parkinson's disease. Working out for 2.5 hours...

 
 
 
Fight Parkinson's with these 6 alternative treatments

FIGHT PARKINSON'S WITH THESE 6 ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS

Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that affects movements. Treatment for this condition focuses on managing...

Acadia to Move Experimental Pediatric Rett Syndrome Drug to Phase 3

ACADIA TO MOVE EXPERIMENTAL PEDIATRIC RETT SYNDROME DRUG TO PHASE 3

Acadia Pharmaceuticals said it plans to advance a drug it licensed last year from Australia's Neuren Pharmaceuticals into a late-stage...

 
 
 

INFLAZOME GRABS FOX FOUNDATION FUNDING FOR PARKINSON'S R&D

The Michael J. Fox Foundation has provided funding to inflammatory disease biotech Inflazome. The funding will support research intended...

The woman who can SMELL Parkinson's

THE WOMAN WHO CAN SMELL PARKINSON'S

Joy Milne , of Perth, Scotland, discovered she can smell Parkinson's when she noticed a change in her late husband Les's scent a decade...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Golumbeski's Legacy, CRISPR Moratorium, Rebate Week & More

BIO ROUNDUP: GOLUMBESKI'S LEGACY, CRISPR MORATORIUM, REBATE WEEK & MORE

While all eyes in the biopharmaceutical world are currently trained on Bristol-Myers Squibb's proposal to buy Celgene for $74 billion...

Metal Exposure Tied to Increased Risk of Parkinson's Disease Symptoms

METAL EXPOSURE TIED TO INCREASED RISK OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE SYMPTOMS

Exposure to some metals such as manganese can lead to the onset of Parkinson's disease symptoms, reveals a new study.