Parkinson's Disease - Treatments

On the Horizon: Advances in the Field of Parkinson's

New findings show promise in helping to slow the progression of the disease as well as stop symptoms from developing in the first place.

A Show of Strength: Weight Training Benefits Parkinson's Patients

New research suggests that a particular type of exercise may help improve Parkinson's symptoms.

Parkinson's Clinical Trials: How to Find and Join

Clinical trials are a great way to receive the highest level of medical care while advancing disease treatment. Find out more.

New Parkinson's Treatments

New approaches on the horizon hold promise for better disease treatment options to come.

Why Genes Matter for Parkinson's Disease

Find out about genetic mutations, genetic testing options, and how you can use social media to contribute.

Clinical Trials: Myths and Facts

You may have concerns about joining a clinical trial for Parkinson's disease or another condition. Here's what you need to know.

The Health Benefits of Grape Seed Extract

A byproduct of the wine-making process, this supplement possesses powerful antioxidant power.

The Benefits of Exercise for Parkinson's

An active lifestyle may help slow the progression of Parkinson's while providing other key health benefits.

What Is Lewy Body Dementia?

Here's what you need to know about this neurological condition, from symptoms to treatment options.

The Link Between Depression and Parkinson's Disease

Forty to 50 percent of Parkinson s patients also suffer from depression. Not only does it cause poorer quality of life for patients, depression is associated with faster progression of physical symptoms and greater cognitive decline.

The Importance of Stem Cell Research

Learn about how stem cell research can benefit various fields of medicine.

Health Hero: Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston, 49, an electrical contractor in Bristol, Tennessee, had his life turned upside down by Parkinson's disease. Learn about his courageous journey.

Understanding Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's disease affects an estimated 1.5 million Americans. Here, a guide for patients and their loved ones.