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Benefits of Exercise for Parkinson's

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It’s no secret that exercise can help people cope with Parkinson’s disease, but now you can fully understand how exercise benefits your body, brain, and psychological health. Hear from nationally accl…
November 04, 2014

Pen for Parkinson's makes writing easy again

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British design group Dopa Solutions has created the ARC pen, a writing implement specifically intended for sufferers of Parkinson's disease who have motor control difficulties that affect their handwr…
March 30, 2015

Symptoms

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Each person will have different symptoms and different changes or rate of progression over time. Listen to the presentation on the left to learn how symptoms progress over time. Primary and early mov…
February 22, 2014

10 exercise tips for people with Parkinson's

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Parkinson's disease is an unconventional illness that probably requires an unconventional solution. Here are 10 suggestions to consider for starting or maintaining a fitness plan in your life.
April 10, 2015

Suggestions for the Shaken

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I do believe in what I've been writing regarding living your best. So the question is: How? How do you have the strength, courage and perseverance when life is really, really, really rotten?
April 03, 2015

After her husband's Parkinson's diagnosis, she invented a product to improve the lives of millions

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After Don was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, a chronic and progressive movement disorder, in his 40’s, Maura found herself feeling helpless in the face of his degenerative disease’s affects. So s…
May 28, 2015

NY dance company promotes dance therapy for Parkinson's disease patients

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The New York dance company behind 'Dance for PD', a dance therapy for people living with Parkinson’s disease, is touring Australia, running workshops alongside their performances.
June 07, 2015

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

How Deep-Brain Stimulation Reshapes Neural Circuits in Parkinson’s Disease

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UC San Francisco scientists have discovered a possible mechanism for how deep-brain stimulation (DBS), a widely used treatment for movement disorders, exerts its therapeutic effects.
April 13, 2015

Clues to How an Electric Treatment for Parkinson’s Works

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Despite its clear effectiveness, scientists have struggled to understand what D.B.S. actually does to the brain. D.B.S. may counter Parkinson’s disease by liberating the brain from a devastating elect…
April 16, 2015

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