April 11, 2020 10:03 am
As it is a progressive disorder, it needs regular following up with a movement disorder neurologist, who would fine-tune the medications depending on the condition of the patient on follow-up evaluation.
January 28, 2020 1:09 pm
Parkinson's occurs when brain neurons that make dopamine, a substance that helps coordinate muscle movement, become impaired or die.
November 26, 2019 5:02 pm
Commonly used oral antibiotics can increase the likelihood of a neurodegenerative disorder.
October 15, 2019 1:35 pm
When it comes to health, our hands can reveal some surprising secrets. Find out what they are.
July 25, 2019 1:14 pm
The stimulation therapy was performed at home using a portable headset produced exclusively for clinical investigations by Scion Neurostim, a US-based device company.
June 21, 2019 11:50 am
Parkinson's disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, after Alzheimer's disease. The disease is characterised by movement and cognitive problems but is known to become established in the brain a long time before patients are diagnosed.
April 11, 2019 1:37 pm
World Parkinson's Day is celebrated on April 11 to create awareness about the long-term degenerative disorder. It also marks the birthday of James Parkinson, a physician who described the disease.
April 11, 2018 6:32 am
World Parkinson's Day is celebrated to create awareness about the disease and it also marks the birthday of James Parkinson, a London physician, who first described the disease. Know the signs and causes of the disorder.
December 23, 2017 8:00 pm
The researcehrs found that in the running mice, exercise increased brain and muscle expression of a key protective gene called DJ-1, compared to control transgenic animals which had locked running wheels.
September 01, 2017 6:40 pm
Parkinson's is a disease with unknown causes. It destroys the brain cells that control body movements. Shivering, stiff arms and legs and poor coordination are typical symptoms of Parkinson's.