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Green living may help in fight against dementia

Green living may help in fight against dementia
Posted on 16 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

A new study has made the claim that living among trees and grass can result in a healthier brain and help to slow the advance of cognitive degeneration.


Woman with MS completes 10km race in memory of her mother

Woman with MS completes 10km race in memory of her mother
Posted on 12 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

A UK woman living with multiple sclerosis (MS) has successfully completed a 10km charity race in memory of her late mother.


Huntington’s theory could lead to development of new drugs

Huntington’s theory could lead to development of new drugs
Posted on 10 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

A new theory regarding Huntington’s disease could pave the way for the development of new drugs to treat the condition. That is the hope of scientists from McMaster University, Canada, whose research has led to the new hypothesis.


Aspirin could be used as a treatment for Alzheimer’s

Aspirin could be used as a treatment for Alzheimer’s
Posted on 9 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

The over the counter painkiller, aspirin, could be employed as a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease. That is the finding of new research undertaken at Chicago’s Rush University Medical Centre.


Innovative Parkinson’s disease drug on its way to human trials

Innovative Parkinson’s disease drug on its way to human trials
Posted on 5 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

An innovative new drug which could prove to be a real game-changer for people living with Parkinson’s disease will be tested on humans for the first time in coming weeks, it has emerged.


Blood test for Alzheimer’s could be step nearer thanks to new research

Blood test for Alzheimer’s could be step nearer thanks to new research
Posted on 3 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

The early detection of conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and Parkinson’s disease may become possible, thanks to the efforts of researchers at Indiana University.


Deep brain stimulation could help treat Parkinson’s disease patients

Deep brain stimulation could help treat Parkinson’s disease patients
Posted on 2 Jul 2018 by Enviva Care

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) may be effective in delaying the progression of the tremors associated with the condition. That is according to new research published last week.


Study sheds light on unusual side effects of common Parkinson’s disease drug

Study sheds light on unusual side effects of common Parkinson’s disease drug
Posted on 28 Jun 2018 by Enviva Care

An interesting new study carried out by researchers in France has revealed that people living with Parkinson’s disease who take Levodopa as treatment could run into complications with unusual side effects.


Secretary of State drawing up new social care Bill

Secretary of State drawing up new social care Bill
Posted on 25 Jun 2018 by Enviva Care

A new Bill has been proposed, which, if passed, would place a cap on the cost of social care.


Stem cell therapy could have “long-term promise” for MS patients, says leading charity

Stem cell therapy could have “long-term promise” for MS patients, says leading charity
Posted on 21 Jun 2018 by Enviva Care

The Multiple Sclerosis Society is raising awareness of the “long-term promise” stem cell therapy could offer to people living with highly active, relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS) once more risk-based research has been carried out.


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