Parkinson's disease, a neurological condition that causes body tremors and mobility troubles, affects an estimated 7-10 million people worldwide. While there is much research being done to create drugs
This proved harder to answer than you'd think. Doctors seemed reluctant to say much. I was told that everyone's experience was different. But it seemed a manageable disease, at least to me, at least then.
A brain tumor convinced Lucy Jung to design for those in need. Her Arc Pen can help patients with Parkinson’s Disease write legibly. Lucy Jung never thought much about designing for sick people. Then was
For many people living with Parkinson's disease, the mere act of chewing and swallowing can be a challenge. One way to deal with this is to blend foods up to minimize the need to chew. But what if it's
Do this easy move right at the terminal so you don’t arrive at your destination aching all over No matter how active you are, traveling can throw your body out of whack. When you spend hours trapped in
Coffee isn't just warm and energizing, it may also be extremely good for you. In recent years and decades, scientists have studied the effects of coffee on various aspects of health and their results been
A newly discovered brain disease may point to something disturbing about Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s
© AFP/File Thomas SamsonResearch published last week has identified the first new human prion disease in 50 years. The paper's lead author, Stanley Prusiner, who won the Nobel prize in 1997 for his discovery