A new study by University of Florida Health neurocritical care experts offers insight into potential neurologic complications of severe respiratory viruses, including COVID-19.
Dr. Okun will be answers your questions about Parkinson’s disease and hospitalization.
The new coronavirus poses a significant risk to people with Parkinson’s disease, and experts say they and their caregivers need to take precautions.
Dear patients and trusted Physician Partners, We want to keep you fully informed of our action plan for continuing to provide quality health care through the COVID-19 challenge. We will be temporarily modifying our appointment process for our neuromedicine patients. The changes will allow us to ensure that…
Choose cabin fever over corona fever: Tips for Parkinson’s disease patients and families to survive the corona COVID-19 crisis.
Neuroscientists at the University of Florida have identified a way to differentiate tics from voluntary movements by analyzing electrophysiological signals in the brain. For patients with Tourette syndrome, this discovery could potentially guide development of new neuromodulation therapies to relieve symptoms.
Lauren Kenney receives “Best Translational Neuropsychology Student Research” award from APA Division 40, and Adrianna Ratajska receives ‘Best Student Submission’ award by APA Division 40.
Swedish researchers report that very fit long-distance skiers were about 30% less likely to develop Parkinson’s disease during their 20-year study.
An ongoing pilot study of the factors associated with successful aging in a population of those 90 and older found about 45,000 “superagers” in Florida.
The prevalence of Parkinson disease is increasing more rapidly than other neurological disorders, and is estimated to affect nearly 1 million Americans and more than 6 million people worldwide.