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Space study seeks treatments for Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis

August 02, 2019 4:07 pm

Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis are neurodegenerative illnesses that damage the brain and central nervous system. The researchers suspect this damage may be the result of a glitch in the body's immune system.

Virtual vocal tract can generate speech from brain signals

April 27, 2019 4:37 pm

Stroke, traumatic brain injury, and neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease) often result in an irreversible loss of the ability to speak.

Young diabetics more at risk of Parkinson's says a study

June 15, 2018 1:42 pm

A new study states that young adults with Type-Two diabetes are at a greater risk of developing Parkinson's disease later in life. These individuals have a 31 percent greater risk of getting diagnosed with the illness.

Parkinson's drugs ups risk of hypersexuality

April 11, 2016 4:00 pm

The study findings may help treat ICDs in patients by including adjusting medications, deep brain stimulation and a counselling technique called cognitive behavioural therapy.

Exercise curbs Parkinson's effects

January 01, 2015 12:53 pm

Just an hour of exercise thrice a week can help people with Parkinson's disease improve their balance.

How Parkinson's boosts creativity

July 16, 2014 10:46 am

Parkinson's patients offered more original answers and more thoughtful interpretations than their healthier counterparts.

Peptide to protect brain function developed

June 14, 2013 4:29 pm

The peptide is a compoundessential for brain formation,memory,and behaviour.

New discovery offers hope for Parkinson's

May 11, 2013 1:27 pm

Scientists have discovered the three-dimensional structure of the protein Parkin.

Shourie goes to the heart of the matter

July 23, 2011 2:20 am

In A simple but deeply touching ceremony,Arun Shourie’s most personal book yet — about bringing up his son Aditya,who is afflicted with cerebral palsy

CNS molecules: 4 patent OK for Suven

May 26, 2011 1:09 pm

Suven Life Sciences today said it has received four product patents from different countries for its new chemical entities (NCEs) which could be used in treating various central nervous system disorders.