Latest Parkinson's disease Stories

2013-11-14 23:34:14

Understanding Essential Tremor: The Diagnosis Process and Treatment Options Lenexa, Kansas (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in Austin, Texas on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the Renaissance Hotel Austin located at 9721 Arboretum Blvd. The program will run from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., with a question and answer session with...

Potential Link Between Fungus And Parkinson’s Disease Discovered
2013-11-12 07:11:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An organic compound that is often emitted by fungi has been found to cause symptoms of Parkinson’s disease in fruit flies, and could be linked to the neurodegenerative condition in humans, researchers claim in the Monday’s edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Arati Inamdar and Joan Bennett of Rutgers University and their colleagues report that they had discovered a link between the...

2013-11-11 23:00:13

Giles & Dianne Lieb, Co-owners of SuperSlow Zone in Plum-Murrysville, are proud to announce their support for the National Parkinson Foundation of Western PA. National Parkinson Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting research efforts to find a cure and provide support for those with Parkinson's disease and their families. Murrysville, PA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Giles & Dianne Lieb, Co-owners of SuperSlow Zone in Plum-Murrysville, are proud to...

2013-11-07 23:04:00

CarePoint Health hosts Parkinson's Disease Lunch and Learn to educate the community on important symptoms and facts surrounding Parkinson's Disease. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 CarePoint Health Hoboken University Medical Center hosted a Lunch and Learn event for Parkinson's Disease. The guest speaker was Dr. Gregory D. Anselmi, board-certified Neurologist who is a member of staff at CarePoint Health - HUMC. According to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation,...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.