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    Skin Test for Parkinson's
    "A small, early study hints that a skin test may someday be able to help diagnose people with Alzheimer's...More
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    Parkinson's relationship to fluoride
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    Expert for your Parkinson's questions
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    Natural remedy for Parkinsons
    For over 5000 years, the macuna bean (velvet bean) has been used as a remedy for Parkinsons. Synthetic...More
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    FDA COMPLAINTS --
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    what good is gold, or silver too, if your heart's not good and true -- hank williams, sr.
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    FREE/LOW-COST MEDICAL CARE, INCLUDING COUNSELING
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    SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS --
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    Parkinson's Drug Mirapex Under Safety Review
    The FDA is investigating a possible risk of heart failure linked to Mirapex, a drug used to treat...More
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    Device Calms Parkinson's Tremor for 3+ Years
    For some people with Parkinson's disease, deep brain stimulation can have immediate and dramatic...More
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    Antidepressants Aid Depressed Parkinson's Patients
    Certain antidepressant medications can help treat depression in people with Parkinson's disease...More
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    Blueberries & Strawberries May Protect Against Par...
    Click the link above to read details of a new study about berries and Parkinson's. HaylenMore
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    New Blood Test for Parkinsons
    An experimental blood test for Parkinson's disease is more than 90% accurate in diagnosing the...More
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    Weight Training Improves Parkinson's Symptoms
    Weight training twice a week may reduce the stiffness, slowness, and tremors often seen in people...More
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    Tai Chi Improves Symptoms of Parkinsons Disease
    Tai chi , a type of exercise that guides the body through gentle, flowing poses, may help some...More
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    Free Online Parkinson's resource
    There is a new free website that offers the same clinical articles used by professional neurologists to the...More
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    Newly diagnosed? Here are 10 questions to ask your...
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    A Visual Guide to Parkinson's Disease
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    Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinsons
    Click the link to read results of a new study about Parkinson's disease patients treated with deep...More
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    New Clues to Causes of Parkinsons
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    New Genetic Clues to Causes of Parkinson's
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