A DISAGREEMENT between Sir Michael Parkinson and Dame Helen Mirren has lasted more than 40 years. It started during an interview in 1975 where the chat show favourite suggested the young actress' figure could undermine her credibility as a serious actor - here's what we … [Read more...] about What was Helen Mirren and Michael Parkinson’s 1975 clash about and why did it spark a sexism row?
New research has shown that a naturally occurring protein can improve cognition in mice with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease-like characteristics. The findings open up a new therapeutic avenue for treating these neurodegenerative illnesses. The research was carried out by … [Read more...] about Life-extending protein could treat Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s
The majority of Parkinson’s patients—of which there are about a million—are diagnosed with the condition in their 60s, but that doesn’t mean younger people are in the clear. About 10%–20% of cases are diagnosed in people under 50. Sometimes, it … [Read more...] about Beat Away Parkinson’s Disease with Boxing, Tai Chi
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