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Punching hard at Parkinson's disease through boxing - Philly.com - Philly.com



Philly.com
 
Punching hard at Parkinson's disease through boxing - Philly.com 
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The sweaty fighters at Rock Steady Boxing in New Hope, Pa., and Cherry Hill are punching and jabbing at Parkinson's disease, not at each other, determined to ...
Rock Steady Boxing, Dynamic MMA take fight to Parkinson's | The ... Modesto Bee

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PASSIVE SMOKING INCREASES THE RISK OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE - Parkinson's Disease News



PASSIVE SMOKING INCREASES THE RISK OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE 
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Tobacco smoking is consistently associated with a reduced likelihood of Parkinson's Disease in men and women. So passive smokers were assessed to see whether they were affected in the same way. Exposure to passive smoke in social settings was ...

 


Facts about Parkinson's Disease - Montgomery Advertiser - Montgomery Advertiser



Montgomery Advertiser
 
Facts about Parkinson's Disease - Montgomery Advertiser 
Montgomery Advertiser
Parkinson's Disease, according to the National Parkinson's Foundation, is caused by the deterioration of neurons in the brain. An estimated 10 million people ...

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Light Therapy for Parkinson's Disease Gives Man New Hope - The Good Men Project (blog)



The Good Men Project (blog)
 
Light Therapy for Parkinson's Disease Gives Man New Hope 
The Good Men Project (blog)
Before long he found a research paper on the use of photobiomodulation ? the term used for light's ability to modulate key biological processes at a cellular or even genetic level ? in animal testing for Parkinson's disease, published by Sydney ...

 


Investigating the most common genetic contributor to Parkinson's disease - Medical Xpress



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Investigating the most common genetic contributor to Parkinson's disease 
Medical Xpress
LRRK2 gene mutations are the most common genetic cause of Parkinson's disease (PD), but the normal physiological role of this gene in the brain remains unclear. In a paper published in Neuron, Brigham and Women's Hospital principal investigator, Jie ...

 


Parkinson's Disease: Do You Know These Early Warning Signs? - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)



Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
 
Parkinson's Disease: Do You Know These Early Warning Signs? 
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
Most people recognize the later stages of Parkinson's disease ? tremors and a shuffling walk are the most common signs. But the condition is difficult to diagnose early on; doctors don't pinpoint most cases until they're well past the initial stages ...

 


Battling Parkinson's disease with boxing - The Spectrum - St. George Daily Spectrum



St. George Daily Spectrum
 
Battling Parkinson's disease with boxing - The Spectrum 
St. George Daily Spectrum
A new fitness class in Cedar City is helping lessen the symptoms of the debilitating disease.
Boxing class helps seniors fight Parkinson's disease | Boomer ... Cleveland Jewish News

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Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Parkinson's Disease - UMass Lowell



UMass Lowell
 
Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Parkinson's Disease 
UMass Lowell
Nearly a million people in the U.S. are living with Parkinson's disease. The cause and the cure have yet to be discovered, so Parkinson's is treated with medication and surgery that can only help manage symptoms that include tremors, impaired balance ...

 


In the Pipeline-Parkinson's Disease: Why a Common Asthma Drug Could Be a Disease Modifier for Parkinson's Disease - LWW Journals



In the Pipeline-Parkinson's Disease: Why a Common Asthma Drug Could Be a Disease Modifier for Parkinson's Disease 
LWW Journals
Researchers reported evidence suggesting that treatment with an asthma drug was associated with a steep decline in risk for development of Parkinson's disease in a population-wide prescription database from Norway. They offered molecular evidence that ...

 


Gut bacteria may hold clues to Parkinson's disease | EurekAlert ... - EurekAlert (press release)



EurekAlert (press release)
 
Gut bacteria may hold clues to Parkinson's disease | EurekAlert ... 
EurekAlert (press release)
The saying 'Listen to your gut' is taking on new meaning in the hunt for clues about Parkinson's disease. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently awarded ...

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