Parkinsons

08.16.15
Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions
08.16.15

Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions

MIT researchers are using digital pens to predict the onset of brain conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

By J. Fingas,   08.16.15
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04.30.15
Obama's 2013 'BRAIN' initiative results in remote-controlled mice
04.30.15

Obama's 2013 'BRAIN' initiative results in remote-controlled mice

The first results to stem from President Barack Obama's 2013 "Brain Research through Advancing Inn...

By J. Conditt,   04.30.15
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04.14.15
How electrifying the brain wards off Parkinson's disease
04.14.15

How electrifying the brain wards off Parkinson's disease

Implanting electrodes in the brain and zapping it helps patients with Parkinson's and other disord...

By S. Dent,   04.14.15
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03.31.15
Vibrating pen makes it easier for Parkinson's patients to write
03.31.15

Vibrating pen makes it easier for Parkinson's patients to write

The ARC pen pictured above might look laughably large, but it could be the perfect option for folk...

By M. Moon,   03.31.15
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08.13.14
Michael J. Fox Foundation uses wearables for Parkinson's research
08.13.14

Michael J. Fox Foundation uses wearables for Parkinson's research

In order to collect data from patients, the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJ...

By B. Steele,   08.13.14
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04.09.14
First UK Google Glass trial gives Parkinson's sufferers more independence
04.09.14

First UK Google Glass trial gives Parkinson's sufferers more independence

Before Glass becomes a publicly available product, Google's quietly embarked on a campaign to get...

By M. Brian,   04.09.14
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09.08.11
Nike unveils the 2011 MAG shoe, to auction off 1500 pairs of the coolest kicks in Hill Valley for charity
09.08.11

Nike unveils the 2011 MAG shoe, to auction off 1500 pairs of the coolest kicks in Hill Valley for charity

You remember the first time you saw Back to the Future II, don't you? We all dreamed of a world f...

By M. Gorman,   09.08.11
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04.02.09
European Parkinson's patients receive first Libra DBS implants to help alleviate symptoms
04.02.09

European Parkinson's patients receive first Libra DBS implants to help alleviate symptoms

St. Jude Medical's announced that patients from Austria, Germany, and Greece are among the first to...

By R. Miller,   04.02.09
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04.07.08
Therapists now attempting to battle Parkinson's with Wii
04.07.08

Therapists now attempting to battle Parkinson's with Wii

The Wii is further branching out into new areas of therapy, as we find out that not only is the cons...

By David Hinkle,   04.07.08
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