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Essential Oils: Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Recharge with Aromatherapy “Essential oil” is basically a new name for an old standby, aromatherapy. There’s plenty of research behind this aromatic trend that shows it helps to alleviate some health conditions and may even help fight cancer. We’ve uncovered some ways essential oils can help with Parkinson’s disease.    …

Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant Chicken Curry Salad

When you have Parkinson’s disease, it is important to eat a healthy and balanced diet. Diets rich in anti-inflammatory properties and antioxidants can improve your well-being. This curry chicken salad recipe is full of fruits and vegetables — and the curry spice acts as an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant. Antioxidants, like vitamin C, can…

Simple Relaxation Solutions: Parkinson’s

Simple Ways to Relax Are you able to find time to relax? Can you set aside a few minutes everyday to completely relax? There’s something about those words — relax, be calm, and calm down — that trigger a deep emotional response in most of us. Don’t worry, we found…

Improving Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Is Focus of EU Initiative

A European Union research initiative called IMPACT is making headway into improving and individualizing deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson’s disease. DBS can be a treatment for Parkinson’s disease that has not responded to medication. DBS involves implanting an electrode in the brain and a stimulating device in the chest. The…

Red Wine Polyphenols May Help Combat Parkinson’s Disease, Report Suggests

Researchers from the University of Malta suggest that chemicals found in red wine may protect the brain and could potentially ward off Parkinson’s disease (PD). The report, “Putative role of red wine polyphenols against brain pathology in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease,” appeared in the journal Frontiers in Nutrition.

Parkinson’s Quote: Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox Quote on Parkinson’s Disease Michael J. Fox is best known for his role as Marty McFly in the “Back to the Future” movies, but many of us still think of him as Alex P. Keaton from the “Family Ties” television series. Far from a wall flower,…

Data from Studies on PKAN and ‘Off’ Episodes in Parkinson’s Presented at 2016 Congress

Retrophin presented new data from a physician-initiated study of RE-024, the company’s investigational replacement therapy for pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration (PKAN), a rare movement disorder. The findings, from treatment in two adults with PKAN, suggest the treatment is both safe and effective, with patients showing clinical improvement and stable disease progression. These results, as well as…

#CONy16 – Exclusive Interview with Dr. Warren Olanow

http://multiplesclerosisnewstoday.com/wp-content/uploads/videos/Dr-Warren-Olanow.mp4 Parkinson’s News Today correspondent conducts an exclusive interview with Dr. Warren Olanow, M.D., Clinical Advisory Board of Cynapsus. Follow our live coverage of #CONy16 on Twitter and here: http://bit.ly/1Vjl1D8…

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