Tag: movement disorders

Simple Skin Test Can Confirm Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Patients suspected of having Parkinson’s disease can now have their diagnosis confirmed with a simple skin test available at Marcus...

July 29, 2021

Advancing Treatments for Symptoms of Parkinson’s &...

For the most part, Parkinson’s remains a mysterious disease, although scientists agree that its primary cause is likely a combination...

April 26, 2021

Baptist Health Neurologist Addresses the Many Myths...

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April 8, 2021

I’m Feeling Brand New Again: How Minimally...

Essential tremor is one of the most common movement disorders. And as its name indicates, it affects movements that are...

February 25, 2021

Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Patients with Certain...

You may not realize it, but your muscles are always working – even when you’re not. When your muscles are...

September 30, 2020

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