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Naltrexone may be effective in diminishing impulse control disorders in Parkinson's disease
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2014.08.02]
Up to 20 percent of Parkinson's disease (PD) patients and their families may confront a common but largely unrecognized challenge: the occurrence of impulse control disorders (ICDs) such as...
Sleep disturbances, common in Parkinson's disease, can be early indicator of disease onset
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2014.07.14]
Up to 70% of Parkinson's disease (PD) patients experience sleep problems that negatively impact their quality of life.
Source: MedicineNet amantadine Specialty [2013.12.04]
Title: Parkinson's Disease
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet levodopa-carbidopa Specialty [2011.08.31]
Title: Parkinson's Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 8/23/2011 12:53:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2011 2:27:29 PM
Neuron loss in Parkinson's model prevented by anti-inflammatory drug
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.07.29]
An experimental anti-inflammatory drug can protect vulnerable neurons and reduce motor deficits in a rat model of Parkinson's disease, researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have shown.
Human neurodegenerative diseases may be impacted by discovery of a new cellular garbage control pathway
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.22]
Several human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease but also ageing, are linked to an accumulation of abnormal and aggregated...
Early Parkinson's identifIed by MRI brain scans
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2014.06.13]
Oxford University researchers funded by Parkinson's UK have developed a simple and quick MRI technique that offers promise for early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.