Parkinson's Disease

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Name: Parkinson's Disease
First reported 25 mins ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 1 reports

Activity day for people with Parkinson's Disease to be held this weekend

A ‘have a go’ day has been arranged in St Albans for people with Parkinson’s Disease.The Redbourn Recreation Centre in Dunstable Road will host the day on Saturday so that people with Parkinson’s, their carers, friends and family can try a range of activities ... [Published St Albans and Harpenden Review - 25 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

WATCH: President Obama Reveals Crush on Linda Ronstadt

[embedded content]President Obama made a confession to Linda Ronstadt: he used to have a little crush on her.Obama presented Ronstadt with the National Medal of Arts at the White House.It's the highest award given to artists and their patrons.Ronstadt ... [Published News Talk WIOD - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Scientists Find 6 New Genetic Risk Factors for Parkinson’s Disease

(Medical Xpress) – Using data from over 18,000 patients, scientists have identified more than two dozen genetic risk factors involved in Parkinson’s disease, including six that had not been previously reported. The study, published in Nat...Related Biotechnology, ... [Published BioPortfolio - 10 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Walking helps those with Parkinson's disease

Researchers say that people with mild to moderate Parkinson's disease may improve their motor function, mood, fatigue levels and more by taking regular aerobic walks.The researchers tracked 49 people ages 50 to 80 who had mild to moderate Parkinson's ... [Published Columbian.com - 22 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 3 reports

23andMe helps make new Parkinson's disease discovery

23andMe, the Google-backed genetic testing startup in Mountain View, has once again helped make a discovery about Parkinson's disease.In a paper published this week in the scientific journal Nature Genetics, the company was one of more than 50 institutions ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Global Parkinson%s Disease Market 2014-2018

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Parkinson%s Disease Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1600461/Global-Parkinson%s-Disease-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Parkinson's DiseaseParkinson's ... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Anti-inflammatory drug could fight Parkinson's

After a study using an anti-inflammatory drug on a Parkinson's model worked well, reers believe it could be of benefit to humans with the condition.Scientists from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia discovered that the drug XPro1595 ... [Published Noodls - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 10 reports

Six new genetic risk factors for Parkinson's found -- ScienceDaily

Using data from over 18,000 patients, scientists have identified more than two dozen genetic risk factors involved in Parkinson's disease, including six that had not been previously reported. The study, published in Nature Genetics, was partially funded ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 18 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Enhance Creativity Study Suggests

Parkinson’s disease drugs may in fact enhance the levels of creativity in those that take them as suggested by a new study. Published in the June edition of the journal Annals of Neurology,  the study looked into patients who take dopaminergic medications. ... [Published The Guardian Express - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

New avenue discovered for Parkinson's treatment?

Reers believe they may have found a new approach to tackling Parkinson's disease (PD).A study that is published in Nature Genetics examined DNA from more than 100,000 people with and without the degenerative condition in the hope of learning more about ... [Published Noodls - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Six new risk genes for Parkinson’s disease(Nature Genetics)

The identification of six genes associated with the risk of developing Parkinson’s disease is reported in a study published online this week in Nature Genetics. The results point to an important role for gene regulation in the brain for the development ... [Published Natureasia.com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Foundation awards $1.3 million in research grants to help solve, treat and end Parkinson's disease

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) has announced $1.3 million in funding for more than 30 investigator-initiated research projects to help solve, treat and end Parkinson's disease.  Chosen through a competitive application process, the grants reflect ... [Published Center Watch - Jul 27 2014]

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"Multiple genes encode almost all tRNA types," Ackerman says. "In fact, AGA codons are decoded by five tRNAs in mice. Until now, this apparent redundancy has caused us to completely overlook the disease-causing potential of mutations in tRNAs, as well as other repetitive genes."
Gillian said: "We had one lady who hadn’t spoken a word for two years, but after her team of carers applied some of the techniques taught and involved her in a ‘Baking Day’ memory basket she opened up."
When presenting the singer's medal, President Obama revealed he "had a little crush on her back in..."
...“He just kept getting weaker,” the NPR host told NBC News. “We called in the doctor and John said to him: ` "I am ready today.’ He said `I can no longer use my legs, I can no longer use my arms, I can no longer feed myself.’ And knowing with Parkinson’s it is going to get worse rather than better, he said `I wanted to die.’” He asked the doctor for help. "

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Opponents of Assisted Suicide Are Moral Monster... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - 3 hours ago]
Consider this profile of NPR reporter Diane Rehm, in which she relates the harrowing story of her husband’s final days: His Parkinson’s disease had become unbearable. “He just kept getting weaker,” the NPR host told NBC News. “We called in the doctor ...
Global Parkinson%s Disease Market 2014-2018 [Published PR Newswire: General Business - 13 hours ago]
LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Parkinson%s Disease Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1600461/Global-Parkinson%s-Disease-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Parkinson's DiseaseParkinson's ...
23andMe teams up with scientists to make discov... [Published Tech Chronicles - 16 hours ago]
23andMe, the Google-backed genetic testing startup in Mountain View, has once again helped make a discovery about Parkinson’s disease. In a paper published this week in the scientific journal Nature Genetics, the company was one of more than 50 institutions ...
Parkinson's Disease Foundation Awards $1.3 Mill... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Jul 24 2014]
NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) is pleased to announce $1.3 million in funding for more than 30 investigator-initiated research projects to help solve, treat and end Parkinson's disease.  ...
Speculating on a Viral Cause of Parkinson's Dis... [Published Fight Aging! - Jul 23 2014]
Parkinson's disease is characterized by the progressive loss of a small population of dopamine -generating neurons in the brain. This loss happens to everyone, but progresses much faster and further in Parkinson's sufferers, for reasons that are ...
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