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Isakson plans for third Senate campaign despite disclosure of Parkinson's diagnosis

...Isakson, R-Ga., disclosed Wednesday he has Parkinson's disease, but said the diagnosis won't deter him from...Isakson is "in stage 1.5 of 5 accepted stages of Parkinson's disease....indicative of his mild symptoms."Isakson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/isakson-plans-third-senate-c
Parkinson's disease increasing, but so are better treatments

...There is a "tsunami" of new Parkinson's disease cases that will hit the U...going to see a tsunami of Parkinson's disease as a result of the aging of...understanding of not only what causes Parkinson's disease but what really causes the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-15/parkinsons-disease-increasin
Study: Most cases of Parkinson's disease not inherited

CHICAGO -- Most cases of Parkinson's disease are not due to a genetic defect...can say that for people with Parkinson's disease diagnosed after age 50, it's...which at least one brother had Parkinson's disease and data on the pairs was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/27/tec_251505.shtml
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Gene found for rare illness resembling Parkinson's disease

...that causes a rare inherited illness resembling Parkinson's disease in people as young as their teens or early 20s...eventually help scientists understand what causes Parkinson's disease, which affects more than a half-million Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/09/ent_225749.shtml
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Upcoming calendar

...Dental Medicine at GRU and faculty advisor in the Geriatrics Program, discussing the dental issues of people with Parkinson's Disease; parkinsoncsra.orgPRIDE NIGHT OUT: DE NOVO: 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, De Novo; kick off the Augusta Pride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-16/upcoming-calenda
Georgians can now apply for medical marijuana through a registry at the Georgia Department of Public Health

...following diseases: multiple sclerosis (MS), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig's disease, Parkinson's disease and sickle cell disease. That would mean roughly 500,000 patients in Georgia are potentially eligible, although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/georgians-can-now-apply-medi
Joviniano "Joe" Colón

...S. Army) Joviniano Colón, age 87, died June 24th at the Charles Norwood VA Hospital from complications of Parkinson's Disease. Funeral services with full military honors will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Platt's...

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Comedian Williams was in early stages of Parkinson's disease, wife says

...was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease at the time of his death...as well as early stages of Parkinson's disease, which he was not yet ready...shouldering yet another challenge.Parkinson's disease is an incurable nervous system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/comedian-williams-was-early-stages-
Poll: Ailing Isakson still supported

ATLANTA ? Half of likely Republican primary voters say Sen. Johnny Isakson's Parkinson's Disease won't impact their vote, and one-fifth say it makes them more likely to elect him to a third term.Isakson revealed last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-16/poll-ailing-isakson-still-suppo
Overtime

...school's first NCAA invitation, died on Wednesday afternoon in Charlotte, N.C., after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was 79.A native of Hemingway, S.C., Foster is one of the few in NCAA history to have multiple 20-win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-27/overtime