Researchers discover using icepacks on the arms and hands may reduce or stop tremors caused by tacrolimus, a medication used for immune system suppression after organ transplant surgery.
University of Florida neurogeneticist Matthew Farrer contributed to the new Michael J. Fox Foundation Global Genetic PD Cohort.
Clinicians at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health explored the differences a person's sex makes when it comes to DLB diagnosis and management.
In a recent study, researchers at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health and the University of Florida College of Pharmacy used Medicare data to compare the rate of hospitalizations and deaths between two common Parkinson’s disease medications: pimavanserin and quetiapine.
UF neuroscientists collaborate on international study revealing a potential therapeutic target for ALS, FTD linked to TDP-43.
UF neuroscientists provide preclinical evidence for adoptive cellular therapy as a potential immunotherapy treatment to improve symptoms in genetic form of Parkinson’s.
Heather Simpson, OTD, MOT, OTR/L and Irene Malaty, M.D. receive grant from the Tourette Association of America to create a continuing education program for educators that will include education about tic disorders, classroom success tools, links to community resources and more.
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In The Conversation, Drs. Bhavana Patel and Torge Rempe explain stiff person syndrome, its symptoms, treatment approaches and more.
A recent Parkinson’s Foundation study estimates that nearly 90,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease each year.