(Natural News) Statins are a type of cholesterol-lowering drug typically prescribed to patients at risk of cardiovascular disease. Although they may provide relief from heart conditions, the same can’t be said of their effects on the brain. A recent study by researchers … [Read more...] about Cholesterol-lowering drugs may accelerate onset of Parkinson’s disease, according to researchers
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For the first time, scientists have found evidence that autoimmunity may have a role in Parkinson's disease. They found that fragments of the protein that builds up in the dopamine cells of the brains of people with Parkinson's trigger an immune response that kills the cells. The … [Read more...] about Autoimmunity may have role in Parkinson’s disease
Thousands of people across the United States are diagnosed with Parkinson's disease every year. New research examines the effect of statins on the risk of developing this neurodegenerative disease. Every year, approximately 50,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with … [Read more...] about Statins may raise the risk of Parkinson’s disease
Parkinson’s disease is an involuntary movement disorder which causes uncontrolled and unwanted movements of the body but can also cause a marked degree of body rigidity with total loss of movement capability. Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder which affects … [Read more...] about Parkinson’s Disease: What You Need to Know
Previously, I demonstrated that cholesterol is a vital component of our brain (1). Without it, our neurons cannot work properly leading to an increased risk of neurological problems such as depression, anxiety, Parkinson, and Alzheimer’s disease. The connection between … [Read more...] about What if we are wrong about Alzheimer’s disease?