Parkinson disease 5

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Parkinson disease 5

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National Parkinson Foundation

The National Parkinson Foundation is the only organization with a singular focus on improving the quality of Parkinson's care through research, education and outreach. We continue to bring help and hope to the estimated one million individuals in the US, four to six million worldwide, who are living with Parkinson's disease. NPF has funded more than $180 million in research and support services to improve the lives of people with PD. NPF programs touch more than one million people a year through our global network of Centers of Excellence, our US chapters, conferences, and online resources.

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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Following organizations serve the condition "Parkinson disease 5" for support, advocacy or research.

National Parkinson Foundation

The National Parkinson Foundation is the only organization with a singular focus on improving the quality of Parkinson's care through research, education and outreach. We continue to bring help and hope to the estimated one million individuals in the US, four to six million worldwide, who are living with Parkinson's disease. NPF has funded more than $180 million in research and support services to improve the lives of people with PD. NPF programs touch more than one million people a year through our global network of Centers of Excellence, our US chapters, conferences, and online resources.

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Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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Aware in Care

Aware in Care aims to help people with Parkinson’s disease get the best care possible during a hospital stay.

Updated 8 Apr 2014

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What You and Your Family Should Know

This book offers a basic overview of Parkinson’s disease. Topics include symptoms, diagnosis, parkinsonism, treatment options, putting your health team together, accepting and adapting to PD, and staying well.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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Caring and Coping

Written for care partners of people with Parkinson’s, this book profiles caregiver roles and activities. Topics include what to expect, care options, activities of daily living, legal and financial planning and taking care of yourself as caregiver.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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Fitness Counts

Exercise is important at any stage of Parkinson’s. This book describes exercise methods that contribute to stability and includes photos to demonstrate proper form.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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10 Early Warning Signs of Parkinson's Disease

This short brochure describes 10 symptoms that may be early signs of Parkinson’s disease. Each symptom of concern is listed along with what is "normal." If you have more than one symptom, you may want to visit your doctor.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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Medications

This book describes both motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s and provides detailed information on common medications used to treat these symptoms.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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Nutrition Matters

This book focuses on optimal nutrition for people with Parkinson’s and explains how PD affects the gastrointestinal system. It also offers tips and recipes to help manage non-motor symptoms and medication side effects.

Updated 23 Apr 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Parkinson disease 5" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The use of an antagonist 5-HT2a/c for depression and motor function in Parkinson' disease.
 

Author(s): Antonio Luiz dos Santos Werneck, Ana Lucia Rosso, Maurice Borges Vincent

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2009 Jun;67(2B):407-12.

 

To test the ability of a 5HT2a/c (trazodone) antagonist, to improve depression and motor function in Parkinson' disease (PD).

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2009

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Chromosome 5 and Parkinson disease.
 

Author(s): Tatiana Foroud, Nathan Pankratz, Maria Martinez,

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2006 Oct;14(10):1106-10.

 

Parkinson disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder. Despite the identification of five causative genes, the majority of PD etiology is still unknown. A region on chromosome 5q is one of the few regions of the genome found linked in multiple studies of familial ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2006

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Last Updated: 6 Oct 2014

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A PET Brain Imaging Study of mGluR5 in Subjects With Neuropsychiatric Conditions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Parkinson Disease; Huntington Disease; Autistic Spectrum Disorders; Fragile X Syndrome; Alzheimer Disease; Mild Cognitive Impairment

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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A Longitudinal Study in Parkinson's Disease (PD) Patients
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Parkinson's Disease

 

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2012

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