Parkinsons Disease

New Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease

…be glad to answer any questions you may have. Now it’s your turn: What therapies have you or a loved one tried to slow Parkinson’s disease? You May Also Be Interested in * This Once-Controversial Therapy May Be the Future of Medicine * The Truth About L-Carnitine and Heart Disease

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The Power of Pumpkin

…touted as having anti-inflammatory and bone-strengthening effects as well. Some herbalists even recommend pumpkin seeds for treating Parkinson’s disease and dizzy spells. The suggested dosage ranges from 10–20 g of whole or coarsely ground seeds once or twice a day. You can find pumpkin…

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Reap the Benefits of Glutathione

…allergies, memory loss, and Parkinson’s disease.) Alpha lipoic acid also ramps up glutathione synthesis and significantly enhances detoxification, and we use it at Whitaker Wellness, along with selenium and silymarin, to treat hepatitis and other liver diseases. Research suggests that the…

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Five Healthy Reasons to Enjoy Your Cup O' Joe

…decaffeinated coffee per day had a 33 per cent lower risk of type 2 diabetes compared to non-coffee drinkers. * Coffee reduces the risk of Parkinson’s disease by as much as 80 percent. * It protects against Alzheimer’s, improves concentration and alertness, and boosts your mood. * Coffee…

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6 Surprising Benefits of Vitamin D

…of vitamin D were more than twice as likely to have cognitive problems. * Neurodegenerative diseases. Higher vitamin D levels may also protect against Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease. Scientists from my alma mater, Emory University School of Medicine, tested the vitamin D blood…

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Get Pumped with EECP Therapy

…Wellness to treat patients with vascular dementia and memory loss, erectile dysfunction, Parkinson’s disease, neuropathy, peripheral artery disease, stubborn hypertension, some types of kidney disease and vision problems, and a handful of other conditions. The Whitaker Wellness Institute was…

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Caffeine Withdrawal...A Mental Disorder?!?

…and increase your concentration and focus. * Caffeine is protective against neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. * One study revealed that people who drank four or more cups of coffee per day had a 20 percent reduced risk of developing clinical…

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Nutrient Spotlight: 3 Primary Antioxidants

…also an effective therapy for preventing Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Furthermore, vitamin E helps alleviate respiratory problems and boosts your immune system’s ability to fight off infectious disease. The main dietary sources of vitamin E are vegetable oils, nuts,…

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The Link Between Anticholinergic Drugs and Dementia

…year found that regular use of anticholinergic drugs, which include antihistamines, tricyclic antidepressants, and meds to control Parkinson’s disease and overactive bladder, increased risk of developing dementia by a whopping 54 percent. Specifically, older individuals who used…

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