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New Treatment Option for Patients with Parkinson's Disease

Publish Date: 5/25/2016

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you will want to read this.

There is a promising new medicine for the treatment of motor fluctuations in advanced Parkinson’s disease. Washington University neurologists are encouraged by this new therapy and are currently offering it as an option to their patients ...
General Health
Brenton A. Wright
Neurology - Adult
Parkinson disease
Parkinson's Disease
Paul T. Kotzbauer

Trembling Hands - Not Necessarily Parkinson Disease

Publish Date: 4/30/2015

If you notice your hands are shaky when pouring a cup of coffee, holding a bridge hand or combing your hair, you may leap to the conclusion you are in the early stages of Parkinson disease. But actually, essential tremor is the most common form of abnormal trembling -- primarily of the hands.

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