Category: parkinson’s disease

Caffeine Level in Blood May Help Diagnose Parkinson’s

A new study to be released in Neurology identifies caffeine levels in the blood as a potential biomarker for Parkinson’s disease, Researchers discovered people with Parkinson’s had lower levels of caffeine in their blood than people without the disease, even if they had consumed the same amount of caffeine.

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Visual System Changes That May Signal Parkinson’s Disease

Visual System Changes That May Signal Parkinson’s Disease Summary: A new study published in Radiology reports people with Parkinson’s disease show significant abnormalities within the visual system. Neuroimaging helped researchers identify alterations of optic radiation, optic chiasm volume reduction and a decrease in white matter concentration in Parkinson’s patients. Source: RSNA. Changes in the visual

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Excessive sweating and Parkinsons

Hyperhidrosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Effective Treatments Written by Christian NordqvistReviewed by University of Illinois-Chicago, School of Medicine Hyperhidrosis, also known as polyhidrosis or sudorrhea, is a condition characterized by excessive sweating. The sweating can affect just one specific area or the whole body. Although not life-threatening, it can be uncomfortable and cause embarrassment and psychological

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Parkinson’s is Partly an Autoimmune Disease

Summary: T cells may be tricked into thinking dopamine neurons are foreign due to the build up of damaged alpha-synuclein, a new study reports. Source: Columbia University. First direct evidence that abnormal protein in Parkinson’s disease triggers immune response. Researchers have found the first direct evidence that autoimmunity–in which the immune system attacks the body’s

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