April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month, which make this a good time to learn about the symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
An estimated 1 million people in [...]
International team seeks hidden signs of brain damage in REM behavior disorder
ROCHESTER, Minn. — People with rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder act out [...]
When drummer Patrick Bautz is performing, he’s in the zone. He says he doesn’t even think about what he’s doing, it’s just natural. It’s what [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 65 year-old-mother was diagnosed recently with Parkinson's disease. A friend mentioned that we should see a palliative care doctor to develop a [...]
Interest in telehealth has grown during the COVID-19 pandemic as more people look for ways to maintain their health care while staying at home. Long [...]
Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just [...]
Since being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, Steve Grinnell has worked hard to stay active, stepping up his table tennis game and, thanks to co-workers, testing [...]
Progressive supranuclear palsy is a relatively rare but devastating neurologic disease. Dr. Bradley Boeve, a Mayo Clinic neurologist, says without a cure or effective treatments, [...]
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Erika Driver-Dunckley tells us about work to develop a diagnostic test for Parkinson's disease.
To listen, [...]
Mountain biker, hiker and skier Robert Berlin, M.D., was just 53 when he began experiencing symptoms of Parkinson's disease. Today, thanks to health care tailored to his lifestyle, he remains active and optimistic.
Pet therapy: Man's best friend as healer
They may not have medical degrees, but furry friends may help you feel better. See how pet therapy [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My mother was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s, but she doesn’t have many symptoms. I would like her to get a second opinion. [...]