Search Results Tagged With Medical Therapy
Researchers have discovered a drug that has long been used to treat liver disease could also be used to slow down the effects of Parkinson's disease.
August 10, 2015
In a study conducted on rodents, researchers at Duke Medicine discovered that spinal cord stimulation helps in temporarily easing the symptoms of Parkinson's disease, a progressive neurological disord…
January 30, 2014
Cellular bubbles (exosomes) that are extracted from human immune cells could deliver catalase (an enzyme that proves to be an effective treatment) to pass through brain’s defense and therefore to opti…
May 05, 2015
Parkinson’s disease brings on the shakes, and these tremors often get worse as the disease progresses. To prevent this symptom from interfering with patients’ daily lives, researchers in London have d…
June 29, 2016
A medication approved to treat various respiratory diseases and that has demonstrated neuroprotective effects in preclinical studies is the focus of a new clinical trial for Parkinson's disease.
February 23, 2016
Our speaker is Dr. Shinto, whose focus is on complementary and alternative medicine and neurologic disorders. She uses natural medicine to help expand treatments that can be used with conventional med…
August 05, 2015
Listen to the stories of four men and women with Parkinson's Disease.
June 06, 2017
Despite early promise and a great deal of interest in creatine monohydrate as a possible treatment for Parkinson's disease (PD), a large new double-blind, placebo-controlled trial found that this trea…
February 10, 2015
AbbVie Announces U.S. FDA Approval of DUOPA™ Enteral Suspension for the Treatment of Motor Fluctuations in Patients with Advanced Parkinson's Disease
DUOPA is a new approach to the administration of carbidopa and levodopa for the treatment of motor fluctuations for people with advanced Parkinson's disease.
March 19, 2015
People with Parkinson's disease who undergo deep brain stimulation may experience long-term pain relief, a small, new study from Korea suggests. However, three-quarters of the patients developed new p…
March 23, 2015