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2014-03-04 23:02:28

Researchers from Université Laval and CHU de Québec have found high levels of a certain protein in individuals affected by essential tremor, a progressive neurological disorder that affects millions. This discovery is very timely as March is National Essential Tremor Awareness Month in the U.S. Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 A team of researchers from Université Laval and CHU de Québec identified unusually high levels of a certain protein in the brains of people...

2014-03-03 23:02:04

A Crowdfunding Initiative to Put Tremor-canceling Liftware Devices into the Hands of Those Struggling with Essential Tremor Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Lift Labs, a group of scientists and engineers working to develop new technologies for people with Essential Tremor (ET) and Parkinson’s disease, today launched March Match, an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign in honor of National Essential Tremor Awareness Month. Through March Match, Lift Labs is matching contributions collected on...

Shake-canceling Spoon Developed To Help Patients That Suffer From Tremors
2014-03-03 10:23:28

[ Watch The Video: Liftware Stops Shakey Hands ] University of Michigan Health System For people whose hands shake uncontrollably due to a medical condition, just eating can be a frustrating and embarrassing ordeal – enough to keep them from sharing a meal with others. But a small new study conducted at the University of Michigan Health System suggests that a new handheld electronic device can help such patients overcome the hand shakes caused by essential tremor, the most...

2014-02-25 23:36:42

Raising Awareness of a Life-altering Neurological Condition That Affects Millions Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) proudly recognizes the fourth anniversary of House Resolution (H.RES.) 1264, officially designating the month of March as “National Essential Tremor Awareness Month.” Essential tremor, a neurological movement disorder commonly referred to as “ET”, affects nearly 10 million people in the United States and...

2014-02-23 23:03:34

Understanding Essential Tremor: The Diagnosis Process and Treatment Options Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in Spokane, WA on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place during National ET Awareness Month, Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Providence Auditorium located at 20 West 9th Avenue. The program will run from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., with a question and...

2014-02-04 12:27:52

VALLEY VIEW, Ohio, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies announced today they have received another allowance of claims from the U.S. Patent Office. The application covers a system and method of controlling Parkinson's therapy in response to motor symptoms. The allowed claims include a portable system for measuring, quantifying, and treating Parkinson's disease, based on a calculated severity of tremor, bradykinesia, rigidity, or dyskinesia. The claims also...

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...

2013-11-06 23:32:00

Understanding Essential Tremor: The Diagnosis Process and Treatment Options Lenexa, Kansas (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in San Antonio, Texas on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at the Marriott San Antonio Northwest located at 3233 NW Loop 410 in San Antonio, Texas. The program will run from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., with a...

2013-10-29 23:37:18

Understanding Essential Tremor: The Diagnosis Process and Treatment Options Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in Los Angeles, Calif. on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’s Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion (Education Center Rooms 6 & 7) located at 127 South San Vicente Blvd in Los...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.