Parkinson's Disease

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Name: Parkinson's Disease
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 7 reports

Robin Williams reportedly cremated, ashes scattered off CA coast

SAN FRANCISCO (RNN) – Actor and comedian Robin Williams was cremated a day after his death, media outlets report.According to a Marin County, CA-issued death certificate, Williams's “place of final disposition” is listed “in San Francisco Bay” where his ... [Published KCTV 5 - 2 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Williams' Ashes Scattered in San Francisco; Carey, Cannon Reportedly Separate

Robin Williams' ashes have been scattered in the San Francisco Bay following his apparent suicide, according to a death certificate released by Marin County on Thursday (August 21). Williams was found hanged in his Northern California, home last week. ... [Published boston.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Pies for Parkinsons

, 07:21 PM CDTReported by: Jesse KnutsonHarrisburg, Dauphin County- The “Ice Bucket Challenge” has exploded on social media all across the world.On Thursday, the ALS Association announced that more than $40 million has been raised since the start of the ... [Published WHP CBS21 - 3 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

Swiss "suicide tourism" on the increase

ZURICH, Switzerland, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- "Suicide tourists" to Switzerland, arriving to take advantage of laws permitting assisted suicide, are increasing, a report said Thursday.A study of a project by Zurich's Institute of Legal Medicine, published in ... [Published UPI - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Robin Williams' diagnosis puts spotlight on Parkinson's disease

Like pretty much everyone else, I was shocked when I heard about the death of Robin Williams . “Mork and Mindy” debuted when I was 8, so I’ve followed his career for about 36 years.We will never know everything that caused him to commit suicide, but his ... [Published ARA Content - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Colorado Courage Run to raise funds to fight Parkinson's disease

Denver's only run supporting Parkinson's disease research, the second annual Colorado Courage Run 5K, begins at 10 a.m Saturday at Cheesman Park.Children, strollers, dogs and friends are invited to race, jog or walk the course. Registration is $30 online ... [Published Denver Post - 10 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Kyoto professor pursues Parkinson’s treatment based on iPS cells

KYOTO – A research team led by Kyoto University professor Jun Takahashi will soon launch a clinical study to establish a new treatment for Parkinson’s disease using induced pluripotent stem cells.Takahashi told reporters Wednesday he hopes to develop ... [Published Japan Times - 13 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Leeds man’s vow to increase knowledge of brain disease

a Leeds man with a little-known brain disease is determined to ensure more people learn about the condition.Dave Howarth also wants to highlight the mental stress caused by a diagnosis of Cortico Basal Degeneration (CBD), which is often initially mistaken ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

HEALTH LINE: Targeted Exercise Benefits Parkinson's Patients

CINCINNATI—Can exercise help people with Parkinson’s disease? Maureen Gartner, MSN, a nurse practitioner with the University of Cincinnati (UC) Neuroscience Institute’s Gardner Family Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, answers with ... [Published Health Canal - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 3 reports

Robin Williams: A Discussion of Disability and the Duty of The Media

Anyone who was raised on Robin Williams' classics is still reeling from the news of his death. We all felt like we knew him. It was first reported by the media that he had committed suicide as the result of severe depression and repeated drug and ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Update: Intel To Apply Big Data Into Medicine

Summary Intel is planning to apply big data into medicine by pairing smartwatches with its analytics software. Intel and the Michael J. Fox Foundation have joined hands for conducting a study on Parkinson’s disease. In our original article we said ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Billy Connolly may have had Parkinson's disease for 10 years, reveals wife

PAMELA Stephenson, 64, said she had noticed the Big Yin’s hand shaking for many years but assumed that he had spent too long playing the banjo.BILLY Connolly may have had Parkinson’s disease for about 10 years before it was diagnosed, his wife revealed ... [Published Scotland Now - Aug 20 2014]

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Under "Place of Final Disposition" of the remains the death certificate reads: "Scattering in San Francisco Bay off the coast of Marin."
"Look at the way some of these people dress when they go outout to dinner" he told The New York Times . “And the food. Don't get me started on that. I like places with a good bar and good food...
...The startup also offers some APIs and example applications like "an iOS app we put together which shows visual representation of Boogio data in real time" Torres said
"Nothing is finalized yet," said Annelise Searles, a HealthPartners spokeswoman. "We did file a site plan with the city of St Paul."

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NEWS FROM THE AAN ANNUAL MEETING: Why Did Prela... [Published Neurology Today - 1 hour ago]
INSIDE THE AAN: The AAN Section on Neuroendocri... [Published Neurology Today - 1 hour ago]
Molecular Details of PINK1/Parkin Pathway Point... [Published Neurology Today - 1 hour ago]
Stem Cell Therapies Hold Promise, But Obstacles... [Published Health Canal - 2 hours ago]
Robin Williams reportedly cremated, ashes scatt... [Published KCTV 5 - 2 hours ago]
Robin Williams cremated privately [Published Asian Age - 2 hours ago]
Ronnie Clint, Longtime GM at Chasen’s Restauran... [Published Hollywood Reporter - 3 hours ago]
Williams' Ashes Scattered in San Francisco; Car... [Published boston.com - 3 hours ago]
Pies for Parkinsons [Published WHP CBS21 - 3 hours ago]
Robin Williams' ashes scattered in San Francisc... [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
Ronald Frederick Link [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - 5 hours ago]
Note Therapy [Published Fort Campbell Courier - 5 hours ago]
Readers Write: (Aug. 22): Line etiquette, Gener... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 5 hours ago]
Robin Williams' ashes scattered in San Francisc... [Published itv.com - 5 hours ago]
BYE FOR NOW, MORK [Published Daily Beast - 5 hours ago]
Robin Williams In Hell Over Suicide? Christian ... [Published Inquisitr - 5 hours ago]
Feets, Don't Fail Me Now [Published PC Magazine - 6 hours ago]
Column: Comedian’s death should shine light on ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - 6 hours ago]
Robin Williams' ashes scattered near his San Fr... [Published Telegraph - 6 hours ago]
The mind and soul need treatment along with the... [Published Baltimore Sun - 6 hours ago]
Answers not always easy to come by [Published Corydon Democrat - 6 hours ago]
Health Notes: Parkinson’s fitness, mammography ... [Published Shelton Herald - 7 hours ago]
Missing Man Died From Outside Exposure, Not Met... [Published NBC San Diego - 7 hours ago]
HealthPartners plans $79 million East Side expa... [Published TwinCities.com - 7 hours ago]
Employee stole $18,000 from Feeding Hills auto ... [Published MassLive - 7 hours ago]
Swiss "suicide tourism" on the increase [Published UPI - 8 hours ago]
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Inflammatory genes in neurodegeneration [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - 22 hours ago]
Durrenberger PF, Fernando FS, Kashefi SN, Bonnert TP, Seilhean D, Nait-Oumesmar B, Schmitt A, Gebicke-Haerter PJ, Falkai P, Grünblatt E, Palkovits M, Arzberger T, Kretzschmar H, Dexter DT, Reynolds R.  Common mechanisms in neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation: ...
OnBeep raises $6.25M as it puts the finishing t... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 20 2014]
Above: Jesse Robbins, founder and chief executive of OnBeep, at the Heavybit Industries facility for startups in San Francisco. Image Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureBeat OnBeep , a stealthy startup with plans to help people communicate around the world ...
You Asked: Is Coffee Bad For You? [Published TIME.com - Aug 20 2014]
“I gave up coffee” is a refrain of the health conscious. But should it be? The idea that coffee is a dangerous, addictive stimulant springs mostly from 1970s- and 1980s-era studies that tied the drink to higher rates of cancer and heart disease, explains ...
What Are Wearable Devices Really Capable Of? [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 19 2014]
We’ve all heard the phrases “wearable technology” and “wearable devices” tossed around as tech enthusiasts get more excited about the potential for small sensors and electronics packed into a sporty watch or wristband to track our fitness and health ...
Intracortical Recording Devices [Published Broader Perspective - Aug 19 2014]
A key future use of neural electrode technology envisioned for nanomedicine and cognitive enhancement is intracortical recording devices that would capture the output signals of multiple neurons that are related to a given activity, for example signals ...
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Williams was suffering from Parkinson's, Cliff ... [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Aug 14 2014]
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Initiation of Multiple Ascending Dose Phase 1 S... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 31 2014]
Biotie updates outlook on tozadenant and SYN120 [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 30 2014]
Biotie interim report 1 January - 30 June 2014 [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 30 2014]
Biotie: Tozadenant Phase 2b Parkinson's disease... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 08 2014]
Biotie awarded USD 2 million grant from The Mic... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 08 2014]
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