Slowing Parkinson’s Progression [Exercise & Preventing Injuries]

The medications we have for Parkinson’s disease are very effective in controlling the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. But wouldn’t it be great to have some intervention that would slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease? The process of slowing down Parkinson’s disease by preventing further death of Dopamine-producing cells is called “Neuroprotection”. There are no approved … Read more

Slowing Parkinson’s Progression [Coffee & Traditional Medications]

The medications we have for Parkinson’s disease are very effective in controlling the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. But wouldn’t it be great to have some intervention that would slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease? 1. Coffee: Drinking coffee may protect against Parkinson’s disease (Saaksjarvi 2007). It may also improve thinking, memory and mood in patients … Read more

Slowing Parkinson’s Progression [Modern Medications]

The Best Pain Medication for Parkinson’s Disease we have are very effective in controlling the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. But wouldn’t it be great to have some intervention that would slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease? 1. Rasagiline/Selegiline: These work by suppressing an enzyme called “MAO-B” in the brain. There are two studies that suggest … Read more