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Scientists discover the source of Parkinson’s degeneration - January 24, 2017

A new study suggests that the secret of solving the “Parkinson’s riddle” lies in the mitochondria, the part of the cell responsible for respiration and metabolism.

New study suggests link between traumatic brain injury and Parkinson’s - July 12, 2016

According to new research, a traumatic brain injury involving a loss of consciousness may increase the risk of developing Parkinson’s, a disease which affects over seven million people worldwide.

Daughter shares experiences of actor Bob Hoskins’ Parkinson’s disease - May 31, 2016

Rosa Hoskins, daughter of British actor Bob Hoskins, has opened up about her father’s battle with Lewy body disease – a degenerative and untreatable form of Parkinson’s disease.

US approves first drug for psychosis linked to Parkinson’s - May 3, 2016

A new drug that aims to treat a serious symptom of Parkinson’s disease been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, and could be coming to the UK soon.

Comedian Billy Connolly’s wife opens up about performer’s battle with Parkinson’s disease - March 29, 2016

Pamela Stephenson, wife of Scottish comedian Billy Connolly, has opened up about the performer’s ongoing battle with Parkinson’s disease.

Seven big pharma companies sign on to Parkinson’s consortium - March 1, 2016

Seven big pharma companies have joined forces with a medical charity to improve clinical trials of new Parkinson’s disease (PD) therapies.

Mum’s courage following Parkinson’s diagnosis - December 22, 2015

Teaching assistant Leah Forster was just 42 when she was given the devastating news that she had Parkinson’s Disease. She received the diagnosis last year after noticing a weakness down the left side…
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People with Parkinson’s walk again after promising drug trial - October 20, 2015

A drug used to treat leukaemia has been shown to improve cognitive function and physical movement in patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease.

Chocolate and liver disease drug may help with Parkinson’s - August 18, 2015

Could daily chocolate supplements reduce symptoms of Parkinson’s disease? That is the thinking behind a new trial at Dresden University of Technology in Germany.

Damage to brain caused by Parkinson’s disease can be ‘healed’ with stem cells - November 11, 2014

A new study conducted by scientists in Sweden has found that by using stem cells they are able to ‘heal’ Parkinson’s disease. The disease is caused by a decline in the number of nerve cells in the…
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