Tag: Parkinson’s disease

Key Facts on Parkinson’s: Good Quality of...

While there is still no cure for Parkinson’s, a complex and insidious disease, there have been sufficient advances to improve...

April 27, 2022

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

As He Battles Parkinson’s, Ex-Miami HEAT Star...

During 12 standout years in the NBA, former Miami HEAT Brian Grant was known for his hustle and toughness as...

April 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...

What do actor Michael J. Fox, rock musician Ozzy Ozbourne and former Miami Heat star Brian Grant all have in...

April 8, 2021

Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Pete Cotto had an important goal to achieve – walk his daughter down the aisle to get married. But the...

January 10, 2019

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