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...

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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...

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Casey Kasem, king of Top 40 countdown, dead

...children filed a legal petition to gain control of his health care, alleging that Kasem was suffering from advanced Parkinson's disease and that his wife was isolating him from friends and family members. Kasem also suffered from Lewy Body Disease...

Supporters step out in Parkinson's fight

...Hundreds stepped out Satur day to raise money to fight Parkinson's disease at the annual Moving Day event at the Wilson Family...walk around the Family Y track included some with Parkinson's disease, their families, friends and co-workers.

'Moving Day' raises money for Parkinson's

...Hundreds stepped out Satur day to raise money to fight Parkinson's disease at the annual Moving Day event at the Wilson Family...walk around the Family Y track included people with Parkinson's disease, family, friends and co-workers.

Parkinson's disease results from deterioration of brain's nerve cells

NEW YORK -- Parkinson's disease, a degenerative neurological...Today, there is no cure for Parkinson's disease; its cause remains a mystery. The symptoms of Parkinson's disease, however, result from the...

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Brain protein a factor in Parkinson's disease

...factor in the development of Parkinson's disease - a finding that could point...certain stresses, he said. In Parkinson's disease there are lesions on the nerve...that's enough to cause Parkinson's disease. That's a smoking gun...

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Studies: genes involved in SIDS, Parkinson's disease

...be linked to more cases of Parkinson's disease than previously thought...genetic link to late-onset Parkinson's disease - cases that develop after...overall goal of understanding Parkinson's disease." "It is long, long overdue...

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Gene linked to inherited form of Parkinson's disease

...isolated a gene they say causes an inherited form of Parkinson's disease, the brain disorder that causes tremors, a shuffling...Human Services, said discovery of the gene "offers Parkinson's disease patients and their families hope that scientists...

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Pursuing Parkinson's disease

...useless at times. After 10 years of coping with Parkinson's disease, Mrs. Wooldridge is about to undergo an operation...like static on a radio. WHILE THE EXACT causes of Parkinson's disease are unknown, doctors know that the area they are...

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