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  • New Breath Test for Parkinson’s Helps Detect Disease Sooner

    Posted by Forum Moderator on August 3, 2018 at 7:16 am

    Early diagnosis of Parkinson’s can help patients begin neuroprotective therapies sooner, before extensive loss of dopamine-producing nerve cells — those affected in Parkinson’s disease — has occurred in the brain. A new device that uses just a breath sample might help diagnose early-stage Parkinson’s patients or identify those who may be at risk, potentially impacting loss of dopamine producing nerve cells.

    Click here to read more about how this device can aid in the early detection of Parkinson’s Disease.

    What are your thoughts on this news? What tests did you complete for your diagnosis?

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