ATCC and Michael J. Fox Foundation Teamed Up to Discuss Parkinson's Research Tools
5/17/2017 But the spotlight was particularly focused on the Michael J. Fox Foundation's (MJFF) Pre-clinical Tools Program, a collection of research tools made available to promote research into Parkinson's disease mechanisms and treatments. The workshop, named ...
Outcome of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Patients With Parkinson's Disease: A Matched Cohort Study
5/17/2017 Parkinson's disease (PD) is a progressive neurologic disorder that affects the musculoskeletal system. Currently, the use of reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) for patients with PD has not been adequately studied.
Enterin's RASMET Study Enrolls First Patient With Parkinson's Disease
5/17/2017 PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterin Inc., a privately-held CNS pharmaceutical company based in Philadelphia and developing novel compounds to treat Parkinson's disease (PD), has enrolled the first patient in the RASMET study.
Microsoft has technology that can help Parkinson's disease
5/17/2017 Graphic designer Emma Lawton was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease three years agoat the age of 29. Now, with the help of a BBC project and Haiyan Zhang,Microsoft Research Cambridge's innovation director, she's been able to use a wearable device ...
Normast Add-on Therapy Reduces Motor, Non-motor Symptoms in Parkinson's Patients, Study Finds
5/17/2017 Italian researchers found that when used along with standard medication, Normast (ultra-micronized palmitoylethanolamide, or um-PEA) helped lower both motor and non-motor symptoms in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease (PD), and slowed ...
Knocking out Parkinson's Disease
5/17/2017 Hundreds of thousands of older adults are diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease every year in the United States. While many of the treatments for the disorder consist of hard-to-pronounce medications, adults at one Helena gym have a new therapy that ...
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advanced Parkinson's Care
5/17/2017 Jori Fleisher, MD, MSCE, of New York University School of Medicine, discusses her research on an interdisciplinary home visit program for patients with ...
Pain in Parkinson's Disease: A Spotlight on Women
5/17/2017 Chronic pain occurs in 30% to 85% of patients with Parkinson's disease (PD), particularly in women, and is one of the strongest predictors of poor quality of life in patients with this disease.
Study offers answers on life expectancy for people with Parkinson's disease, Lewy body dementia
5/17/2017 Faced with a serious disease, patients want to know the answer to a difficult question: "How long will I live?" A new Mayo Clinic study in today's JAMA Neurology has some answers for patients with Parkinson's disease, Lewy body dementia, multiple ...
New procedure could provide longer lasting Parkinson's disease treatment
5/17/2017 Taming Parkinson's disease involves controlling the interaction among brain cells (neurons) in the basal ganglia - the part of the central brain shaped like the @ symbol.