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Local Researchers Develop Possible Treatment for Parkinson's

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Researchers in Rochester have developed a new cell therapy that could treat Parkinson’s disease, a neurological disorder which affects motor function. The study from the University of Rochester Medica…
February 10, 2014

Two Remarkable New Ways to Tackle Parkinson’s Disease

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Four years ago, Wayne Puckett was mired in a hopeless situation. “I feel like I lost being a man. But it wasn’t from a financial standpoint… it was from a health standpoint. It’s a hard thing to ta…
March 21, 2014

More Benefits Found In Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s

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While it is well-recognized that deep brain stimulation (DBS) improves motor symptoms of patients with early and advanced Parkinson’s disease (PD), new research finds that DBS also reduces the number …
June 26, 2014

PD 101

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Have you been diagnosed with Parkinson’s within the last three years? Did a friend recently tell you that she has Parkinson’s? If you answered yes to either of these questions, PD 101 might be right f…
October 14, 2014

Lundbeck Part of Major Advances in the Understanding of Parkinson's Disease

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In collaboration with researchers from the University of York in the UK, Lundbeck researchers have discovered groundbreaking methods that could be used for the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson's…
May 15, 2014

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…
July 08, 2014

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