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The Early Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease—a chronic and progressive brain disorder that causes loss of muscle control—affects nearly one million people in the United ...

Most Common Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that affects the nervous system, causing gradual loss of muscle control. ...

Video: Are Gut Microbes Responsible For Parkinson’s Disease?

Researchers from the California Institute of Technology are a little closer to pinning down the cause of Parkinson’s disease. ...

Dementia vs. Alzheimer’s Disease: 6 Differences to Remember

In the medical world, the terms “Alzheimer’s” and “dementia” are often thrown around, often interchangeably. ...

Health Conditions That Affect Balance

Even though balance erodes quite naturally and gradually with age, there are several health conditions that can set your equilibrium ...

12 Important Health Facts About Functional Neurological Disorders

Functional neurological disorder (FND)—also commonly referred to as conversion disorder—is a relatively new umbrella term that is used to describe ...

9 Types of Dementia That Aren’t Alzheimer’s

Although “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s” are often used interchangeably, they are not, in fact, the same thing. According to Healthline. ...

8 Pros And Cons About Caffeine

Caffeine occurs naturally in beans and plants, which we consume in a variety of different foods and drinks – the ...

6 Facts on Aphasia and Degenerative Communication Disorder

June is Aphasia Awareness Month, but many have likely never heard of this progressive and degenerative communication disorder that can affect ...

Sniffing Out 6 Underlying Health Conditions

Well many of us associate certain smells with happiness, safety, and enjoyment—campfires and lilacs come to mind for me—other smells ...

Sleepwalk This Way: 6 Facts for Sleepwalkers

You remember going to bed, like in your actual bedroom. However, you woke up this morning on the living room ...

Robin Williams Death: 9 Things To Know About Lewy Body Dementia

If you followed the news coverage in the wake of Robin William’s shocking and tragic death last August 11, 2014, ...

12 Herbs and Dietary Supplements Beneficial to Health

Today, complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is enjoying great popularity.  According to the Mayo Clinic, nearly 40-percent of adults report ...

Black Tea vs. Green Tea: Which is Healthier?

If you sip tea you’re already doing your body and health a great service. But when it comes to deciphering ...

Top 10 Health Headlines of 2014

The health and wellness headlines of the past year may have caused a few of us to experience a roller ...