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Antipsychotic drugs may do significantly more harm to Parkinson's disease patients

https://nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2016/03/antipsychotic-drugs-may-do-significantly-more-harm-to-parkinsons-disease-patients/

At least half of Parkinson's disease patients experience psychosis at some point during the course of their illness, and physicians commonly prescribe antipsychotic drugs, such as quetiapine, to treat…
March 21, 2016

Severe nonmotor symptom burden common in early Parkinson's

https://nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2015/06/severe-nonmotor-symptom-burden-common-in-early-parkinsons/

Almost all patients with early Parkinson’s disease (PD) have nonmotor symptoms (NMSs), with more than a third having a severe burden of symptoms, a study shows.
June 05, 2015

Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: My Husband’s Frightening Symptom

https://nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2015/08/parkinsons-disease-psychosis-my-husbands-frightening-symptom/

Jay and Diane Sagen have faced the challenges of Parkinson's disease psychosis.
August 06, 2015

Researchers find that stem cell treatment may reduce cognitive impairment related to dementia with Lewy bodies

https://nwpf.org/stay-informed/news/2015/10/researchers-find-that-stem-cell-treatment-may-reduce-cognitive-impairment-related-to-dementia-with-lewy-bodies/

Neural stem cells transplanted into damaged brain sites in mice dramatically improved both motor and cognitive impairments associated with dementia with Lewy bodies, according to University of Califor…
October 19, 2015

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