Early life physical activity may prevent cognitive decline
A new study in rodents shows how physical exercise in early life creates a cognitive reserve that improves cognition and neuronal activity in later years.
PARKINSON ’S disease symptoms develop gradually over a period of time, and could be caused by nerve damage in the brain. These are the most common warning signs and symptoms of the neurodegenerative condition - does your handwriting look like this?
The Parkinson's Kinetigraph measures movements and assesses medication compliance in the home setting. It has provided data that have changed patient management in a third of cases, a trial shows.Medscape Medical News
ConclusionWe describe the use of a processing pipeline to aid clinicians and researchers engaged in deep brain stimulation work to correlate and visualize the intraoperative recording data with the post-operative DBS trajectory.
Dementia affects half of Parkinson disease patients within a decade of diagnosis. Can neuroimaging detect early signs of cognitive involvement?Brain
In the original publication of this article, the author Magarida Rodrigues was written incorrectly.
Pain is common in Parkinson's disease, but peripheral factors may not be to blame. Central factors are an important cause of pain so may require centrally acting drugs, a large study suggests.Medscape Medical News
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PARKINSON ’S disease symptoms develop slowly over a long period of time, and could be caused by nerve damage in the brain. These are the most common warning signs and symptoms of the neurodegenerative condition - can you hear this sound in your voice when you talk?
Condition: Parkinson Disease Intervention: Sponsors: Rush University Medical Center; California Institute of Technology; Purdue University Recruiting
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