A Cambridge medical research and development company has raised $5 million to finance its journey to try to discover the first drug that can treat Parkinson’s Disease.
Parkinson’s disease, which affects more than 1 million individuals throughout the United States, often arises slowly and without early warning signs.
More people are turning to zumba dance exercise to help treat a variety of conditions, as well as boosting good overall wellness.
Doctors can now recommend medical marijuana for patients with certain conditions.
A 38-year-old Dighton woman who has Parkinson’s Disease says she’s hopeful after undergoing a new treatment called “deep brain stimulation.”
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An experimental treatment improved symptoms of Parkinson’s disease in a mid-stage test, echoing results of an earlier pilot study.
There could also be a new drug to help patients with Parkinson’s disease. Most of the drugs on the market right now only target the symptoms. But Paula Ebben shows us how a new approach could actually slow down the progression of the disease.