1. PD patient Parkinsons Outcomes Project

    Largest clinical study of PD focuses on best treatments

    Parkinson’s Outcomes Project findings on neurologist care, exercise, depression The Parkinson's Foundation has enrolled its 10,000th participant in the Parkinson's Outcomes Project, the largest-ever clinical study of Parkinson’s disease (PD) spanning five nations. Started in 2009, the project st…Read More

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    Roundup: 10 Advances in Understanding, Treating Parkinson’s

    Latest Neuroscience Findings include Lifestyle Factors, Advances in Treatment By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Parkinson's disease is a complex multi-system brain disorder impacting movement and the regulation of mood. Strides have been made in understanding the mechanism of P…Read More

  3. Video Explores Intermittent Fasting to Enhance Metabolism

    How Fasting Activates Cell Rejuvenation, Autophagy By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Intermittent fasting, the practice of going without food for some period of time, and caloric restriction are powerfully neuroprotective. Intermittent fasting increases autophagy, a metabolic p…Read More

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    Metabolic Enhancement for NeuroDegeneration shows promise

    MEND Study validates personalized approach to treating memory loss, neurological conditions By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer A comprehensive therapeutic approach to neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has generated interest in the medical community for i…Read More

  5. Developments in Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease

    PD Psychosis Therapy Approved, alpha-Synuclein Antibodies Advance By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer This past year brought several exciting new developments in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease (PD) as researchers advance new medications for motor and secondary symptoms of…Read More

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    Managing Parkinson’s with medication

    By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Living with Parkinson’s disease can be disruptive to daily life, and each patient can experience different types of symptoms to varying degrees. However, there are many Parkinson’s medications available that can vastly increase quality of l…Read More

  7. Q & A: Hormone Therapy for Parkinson’s

    By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions contributing writer Neurology Solutions has administered hormone therapy to approximately 80 Parkinson’s disease patients over the past two years to improve patients’ cognition, mood, and mobility, and increase their tolerance for exercise. Nearly all of the c…Read More

  8. Hormone Replacement Therapy to Treat Parkinson’s disease

    Bioidentical HRT trialed as part of PD treatment By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer For the past two years Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center has trialed approximately 80 Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients with bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (HRT) as part o…Read More

  9. Neurology Solutions leads Parkinson’s panel

    By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Neurology Solutions Medical Director Dr. Robert M. Izor and the Neurology Solutions provider team will participate in a panel discussion on a range of Parkinson's treatments during the August meeting of the Capital Area Parkinson’s Society. D…Read More

  10. Why you should consider DBS in treating Parkinson’s

    By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Each month, Neurology Solutions Physical Therapist Kara Daugherty leads a Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) support group for patients considering or undergoing DBS, an advanced surgery used in the treatment of PD and other movement disorders. Parki…Read More