Archives for January 2019

How coffee might protect against Parkinson’s

January 18, 2019

Coffee is thought to protect the brain against Parkinson’s disease. A recent study investigates which compounds might give coffee its neuroprotective powers. The findings may eventually lead to innovative new treatments.

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/323997.php?fbclid=IwAR0omh0AqmTjFWVMoLJSYQp9q64w9dT8brIfm3IDnMY4hC96QLCjY0imBwU


Woman confronts Parkinson’s disease with jabs and upper-cuts

January 10, 2019

“I find it exhilarating. I love boxing, and I never thought I would love it as much as I do. By the time I leave I feel much more energized and much more limber,” said the 52-year-old, who said she sees Parkinson’s much different than she did when she was first diagnosed.

https://www.omaha.com/livewellnebraska/health/noncontact-boxing-is-a-game-changer-for-lincoln-man-with/article_bfff439a-70b9-11e6-88a1-67355877a972.html