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'M*A*S*H' Actor Alan Alda Says He Has Parkinson's Disease
The 82-year-old, who was diagnosed over three years ago, said he decided to share the news “to encourage others to take action.”
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The Effects Of Air Pollution On Human Health
No one can escape the dangers.
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Neil Diamond Reveals He Has Parkinson's Disease, Retires From Live Performances
But the music legend says he's not finished yet.
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Rev. Jesse Jackson Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease
The civil rights activist said he will be making "lifestyle changes" to slow the disease's progression.
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We've Long Excused The Sexually Abusive Behavior Of Older Men. Not Anymore.
With the string of Bush accusations, "dirty old man" joins "locker room talk" as an excuse that no longer flies.
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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Season (AKA Football Season) Starts Today
F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University
The suicides of several high-profile professional athletes, beginning with NFL player Terry Luther Long in 2005, brought CTE into the public consciousness.
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How AI Robots Hunt New Drugs For Crippling Nerve Disease
By Ben Hirschler, Reuters
ALS attacks and kills nerve cells controlling muscles, leading to weakness, paralysis and, ultimately, respiratory failure.
Man With Parkinson's Takes On 'American Ninja Warrior' Course, Inspires Us All
"The hardest step is that first step. Once you take that first step, the rest of it comes easy."
Parkinson's May Begin In Gut Before Affecting The Brain
By Amanda Onion, Live Science
New research in mice and human cells indicates a brain-gut connection.
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A Eulogy For Your Health Care
A 14 time Emmy nominee and host of Be Less Stupid
Friends, family, mayor, members of the city council, the church community, all of you from impossibly gerrymandered voting
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Postpartum Depression Stigma Sucks
Founder of MOTHERHOOD | UNDERSTOOD - The Blue Dot Project's 20...
In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month and in particular, Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week, let’s say this together
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Global Summit Takes Aim At The Ultimate Mystery: The Brain
Recent decades have seen previously unimaginable health gains become a reality. But while diseases that were once considered
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Celebrity Health Advice: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
We want to be your most trusted ally in pursuit of health and ...
The comments of the rich and famous should be taken with a grain of salt.
An Open Letter To Jeff Sessions From A Doctor Whose Patients Rely On Medical Marijuana
Dr. David Bearman
I am a California M.D. who specializes in pain management, har...
Dear Sen. Sessions, Let me start by introducing myself. I am Dr. David Bearman, I am considered to be one of the most clinically
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The Four Questions You Should Ask Yourself About Brain Health
Dr. Ali Rezai
Director, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Stanle...
I don’t watch much TV, and when I do, I rarely pay attention to commercials. But a new ad caught my eye the other day: in
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Researchers Are Studying Fecal Transplant As A Potential Treatment For Autism
While preliminary, a new study suggests targeting gut bacteria may hold promise.
CULTURE & ARTS
An Alert, Well-Hydrated Artist in No Acute Distress--Episode Thirty-Five: The Birth of a Book, the End of a Story
Author, architect, mom, person with Parkinson's
So, how did it feel to finally be published at 60? Besides joy, another feeling: relief when I finished my book tour. Taking
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