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BBC NewsFirst hints Parkinson's can be stoppedBBC NewsIt may be possible to stop the progression of Parkinson's disease with a drug normally used in type 2 diabetes, a clinical trial suggests. Current drugs help manage the symptoms, but do not prevent brain cells dying. The trial on 62 patients, published ...Type 2 diabetes drug could combat Parkinson's: Test results suggest treatment could stop the disease in its tracksDaily MailWe may finally be able to slow Parkinson's, with a diabetes drugNew ScientistDiabetes drug shows potential as disease-modifying therapy for Parkinson's diseaseEurekAlert (press release)The San Diego Union-Tribune -Daily Starall 7 news articles
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Parkinson's is a progressive neurological condition, affecting one person in every 500, 95% of which are over 40. It is caused by degeneration of more than 70% of the substantia nigra, which depletes the dopamine (the neurotransmitter involved in pro...
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