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“Parkinson's disease”

Oct 22, 2015 02:06 PM ET // AFP
The woman, whose husband died from the disease, made the connection after picking up the same scent from other sufferers.
Oct 2, 2015 12:06 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A ball of central nervous system tissue could be an inexpensive and 3-D testbed for biomedical research. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Parkinson's disease causes the loss of brain cells in a part of the brain that controls muscle movement.
Sep 24, 2013 02:26 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A spoon filled with smartphone tech helps people with tremors grab an easier bite to eat. Continue reading →
May 31, 2013 11:58 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
In a medical first, a patient has asked to play the guitar while an electrode is implanted into his brain. Continue reading →
Mar 29, 2010 03:23 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
These are tough times for the Vatican. Not only is the current pope under fire for allegedly helping cover up child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, but questions have recently been raised about a miracle attributed to the previous pope, John Paul II. Though John Paul was one of the most belove...