Parkinson’s Disease

New Imaging Shows Brain Structures Affected by Parkinson’s Disease

A new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique allows scientists to see what was previously theorized – the degeneration of two […]

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By R Kennedy | Imaging . MRI . Parkinson's Disease
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Neurologists Tend to Underdiagnose Depression and Cognitive Problems in Patients With Parkinson’s Disease

Non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease (PD) generally tend to be under-diagnosed compared to motor problems. Some studies have compared different […]

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Transdermal Patch for Parkinson’s

US Food and Drug Administration has approved a rotigotine transdermal system for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease (PD) and restless […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Parkinson's Disease . Treatment
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Widespread Brain Atrophy Detected in Parkinson’s Disease

According to a study published in Archives of Neurology, atrophy in the hippocampus, the region of the brain known for […]

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By R Kennedy | Cognition . News . Parkinson's Disease
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Blood Test Diagnoses Parkinson’s Disease

A new research report appearing in the December issue of the FASEB Journal shows how scientists from the United Kingdom have developed […]

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By R Kennedy | Biomarker . News . Parkinson's Disease
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Reorganization of Motor System in Parkinson’s Disease

A study in European Neurology suggests that the human brain in Parkinson’s Disease(PD) tries to compensate for the failure of […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Parkinson's Disease
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New Imaging Test Gives Physicians A Tool to Diagnose Parkinson’s Disease

A new diagnostic imaging technique, gives physicians the first objective test to evaluate patients for Parkinsonian syndromes, such as Parkinson’s […]

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Gene Therapy Shows Promise in Treating Parkinson’s in Humans

A study aimed at the treatment of patients with medically refractory Parkinson’s disease (PD), showed promising phase 2 results for […]

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