Author Archives: Iqra Mumal, MSc

Appendectomy Is Linked to Higher Risk of Parkinson’s, Study Suggests

People who have appendectomies have more than three times the risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to the findings of a U.S. large-scale study. The study, “Parkinson’s Disease Is More Prevalent In Patients With Appendectomies: A National Population-Based Study,” will be presented during Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2019,…