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Deep Brain Stimulation

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DBS is a surgical treatment option for patients that continue to have medication responsive symptoms. Although brain surgery may sound scary and does have some risks, DBS has improved the lives of tho…
July 29, 2015

Stanford Doctors Treat Parkinson's Disease Patients with Life-Changing Technology

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At Stanford University Medical Center a stunning innovation is just beginning. Parkinson's disease patient Martha Gardner, 56, of San Jose strode confidently out the hospital front doors. "(It's) re…
July 08, 2014

FDA approve brain implant for treating symptoms of Parkinson's

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The US Food and Drug Administration have given approval to an implantable brain stimulation device for reducing the symptoms of Parkinson's disease and essential tremor when medication alone is unable…
June 15, 2015

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