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Parkinson’s disease: A technological breakthrough – earlier diagnosis may now be possible

According to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) around 130,000 people live with Parkinson’s in the UK. Although there is...

Parkinson’s: New treatment offers hope to patients with degenerative condition

PARKINSON'S is a neurodegenerative disease where parts of the brain become progressively damaged over time. Currently incurable, this hasn't stopped scientists from trying...

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Skin condition ‘commonly found in people with the condition’

While dermatitis is a common skin condition, for many it can be chronic and, as a result, cause deterioration in mental health due...

Parkinson’s breakthrough as ‘valuable’ study pinpoints brain cells linked to disease

There is a subtype of cells in the part of the brain called the substantia nigra that die when people have Parkinson’s disease....

Parkinson’s disease: Study identifies sign in the voice that could lead to early diagnosis

Parkinson’s, much other degenerative diseases such dementia or motor neurone disease, is a devastating diagnosis to receive for both the patient and their...

Muhammad Ali’s daughter recalls boxer's first Parkinson’s signs – ‘he was kind of lost'

Ms. Ali also suggested that because of a lack of research, the Ali family believed the disease was going to be short-lived. She...