Zapanta: Classes help ease Parkinson’s disease symptoms
Parkinson’s disease ... Jennifer Atkins was approached by one of her students, Chris Hageseth, MD, a retired psychiatrist diagnosed with PD in 2011. He adamantly reported that yoga greatly improved and even reversed his Parkinson’s symptoms.
Alzheimer's Disease and Family Caregivers Month
George was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease several years ago ... When her husband started showing increasing signs of forgetfulness, Adkins began to worry. Neighbors said it was nothing more than age, after all, George was 63, and not a spring-chicken ...
Seeking the genetic underpinnings of lupus
The program, launched in 2011, offers students in Tufts' genetics program—which emphasizes human disease ... type of mice that Adkins and Roopenian use arose accidentally, through mutation; they begin to exhibit lupus-like symptoms by the time they ...
Shelter Dog Tests Positive for Potentially Deadly Parvovirus
(WGGB)- If heartworm and Lyme disease aren’t enough of a worry ... these are the clinical signs of Parvo,” explains Lauren Atkins, shelter veterinarian. To check the pit bull an Elisa test is used. Atkins predicts Hambone will test negative because ...
Study: Atkins Diet May Raise Risk of Heart Disease
You might lose weight with the high-fat Atkins Diet of eggs, meat and cheese - but it could put you at risk of heart disease by raising your cholesterol ... and brought on symptoms of hardening of the arteries, a precursor to strokes or heart attacks.