How Israel is working to beat Parkinson's disease

July 08, 2014
As many as 10 million people worldwide suffer the tremors, impaired balance and rigidity associated with Parkinson’s disease, a chronic and progressive disorder caused by the death of nerve cells in the brain’s muscle-movement control areas.
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Israeli treatment cures man of tremor

ExAblate Neuro focused ultrasound beams are indicated for the treatment of neuropathic pain and Parkinson’s disease tremors.
http://israel21c.org/news/israeli-treatment-cures-man-of-tremor/

Top 10 Israeli strides against Parkinson's

Israeli researchers are working hard to better understand, prevent and treat the brain disorder.
http://israel21c.org/health/top-10-israeli-strides-against-parkinsons/

Food supplement can delay Parkinson’s

Scientists from Tel Aviv University say a nutritional supplement commonly sold in health food stores — produced from beef, seafood or soy – can delay the advance of degenerative brain disorders.
http://israel21c.org/news/food-supplement-can-fight-parkinsons-disease/

Israel-US brain study

A new Brandeis-Israel research initiative funds two innovative research collaborations in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s to better grasp the science of brain disorders.
http://israel21c.org/health/israeli-us-scientists-put-heads-together-for-brain-study/

Scientists discover handwriting can diagnose Parkinson’s

A new Israeli study suggests an innovative and noninvasive method of diagnosing Parkinson’s at a fairly early stage.
http://israel21c.org/health/scientists-discover-handwriting-can-diagnose-parkinsons/

Parkinson’s pioneer

Prof. Moussa Youdim is the driving force behind breakthrough drugs to slow the progression of Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.
http://israel21c.org/people/parkinsons-pioneer/

Artificial sweetener to treat Parkinson’s?

Tel Aviv University researchers say mannitol could prevent aggregation of toxic proteins in the brain.
http://israel21c.org/news/can-artificial-sweetener-treat-parkinsons/
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