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NeuroDerm Secures $16 Million Financing Round REHOVOT, Israel, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --NeuroDerm Ltd., a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing drugs for central nervous system diseases, today announced that it has signed definitive investment agreements for a $16 million financing round led by certain of its existing investors ... (more)
The 63-year-old Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe winner was found dead in his home in northern California earlier this month.
While the roles of depression and addiction in Robin William's suicide were the focus of most news stories about his death, perhaps the headlines should have focused on his recent diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, highlighting the intricate relationships between neurological diseases and mental health conditions.
Lily Fielding and the Fielding family of Bethlehem Township will host Jim's Jog, a 5K Run/Walk for Parkinson's Research at Spruce Run Recreation Area on Sept.
Biochemical and biophysical research communications , Vol. 441, No. 4. , pp. 862-866, doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.10.159 LRRK2 is one of the most important genetic contributors to Parkinson's disease .
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Dave Howarth also wants to highlight the mental stress caused by a diagnosis of Cortico Basal Degeneration , which is often initially mistaken for Parkinson's Disease.
The cruel interplay between depression and Parkinson's disease - an incurable neurological disorder that erodes mobility and thinking skills - has become reality for Jackie Hunt Christensen, a national Parkinson's advocate from Minneapolis .
His hand shakes, not out of nervousness - instead, a symptom of disease. His wife grabs his hand to stop the tremor as he continues to describe the support he receives.
Holy Trinity Anglican Church Garage Sale and Bake Sale, 165 2nd Ave. Yorkton - Fri., Sept.
When a symposium next month brings together global experts in Parkinson's disease research, part of the meeting will focus on the first experts - the patients who have Parkinson's.
People in China are the most willing group to pay out of pocket to learn early on if they have a dementia-related illness, such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease, according to recently published data from a worldwide study on neurological disorders.
Dan McGuire of Port Coquitlam, B.C., passed through P.E.I. recently as part of his near 10,000-kilometre trek across Canada to raise money for Parkinson's research and awareness about the disease.
Parkinson's disease is debilitating, but some patients in Baltimore are benefiting from a form of physical and speech therapy that's helping them in their day-to-day lives and is even slowing the progression of the disease.
Only those with a certain genotype get added protection from Parkinson's Disease by drinking more coffee; others already have built in protection Researchers at LinkA ping University in Sweden say they have discovered genetic variations in caffeine's protection against Parkinson's Disease.
A form of physical and speech therapy that's helping Parkinson's disease patients in their day-to-day lives and is even slowing the progression of the disease.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:18 am
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