Light Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

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Light therapy may improve mood and sleep problem in people with Parkinson’s disease, a new study suggests. Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disease that affects movement. The disease is caused by the loss of dopamine-producing neurons in the brain. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that, besides performing other functions in the brain, controls … Read moreLight Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

Fish Oil for Parkinson’s Disease

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Clinical research data suggest that fish oil may constitute a therapeutic strategy for several disorders of the brain, including Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder caused by the death of neurons that produce dopamine, a neurotransmitter responsible for movement. The disease is primarily characterized by motor symptoms such as tremor, slowness of movement, … Read moreFish Oil for Parkinson’s Disease

Coenzyme Q10 and Parkinson’s Disease -What’s the Link?

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Coenzyme Q10 is one of the most widely studied supplements today. People with Parkinson’s disease are reported to have a reduced level of Coenzyme Q10. Therefore, many researchers suggest that its consumption may have a therapeutic effect against Parkinson’s disease. What is Coenzyme Q10? Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is an organic compound that is distributed throughout … Read moreCoenzyme Q10 and Parkinson’s Disease -What’s the Link?

Knowing Parkinson’s Disease Progression

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Parkinson’s disease is a progressive and highly variable brain disorder that affects movement. The rate at which the disease progress varies from one person to another. Some develop disease complications early; others face them late. Disease progression also depends on age. Usually, the disease advances more slowly in young people. Parkinson’s disease progression can be … Read moreKnowing Parkinson’s Disease Progression