Posts: Parkinsons disease

16 06, 2016

Natural molecule could improve Parkinson’s

By | 2017-02-17T11:18:19+00:00 June 16th, 2016|0 Comments

The natural molecule, n-acetylcysteine (NAC), with strong antioxidant effects, shows potential benefit as part of the management for patients with Parkinson’s disease, according to a study published today in the journal PLOS ONE.Combining clinical evaluations of a patient’s mental and physical abilities with brain imaging studies that tracked the levels of dopamine, the […]

22 04, 2016

What we know and suspect about the causes of Parkinson’s disease

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:19+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Parkinson’s disease is the second-most-prevalent neurodegenerative condition in Australia, with an estimated 70,000 Australians living with the disease. Because of its complex and debilitating nature, Parkinson’s is a great burden on its sufferers and a great cost to society. Read more…