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A significant medical discovery is now available in the form of a drug for treating Huntington’s disease. What is Huntington's Disease? Huntington’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that typically affects adults in their 30s and 40s. The onset of this disease...
What is Myasthenia Gravis? The movement of muscles in our body is regulated by complex interactions between the nervous system and muscular system mediated via the presence of chemicals and receptors. Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disorder in which this...
What is Myasthenia Gravis? Myasthenia Gravis is an autoimmune neuromuscular disorder. Older adults suffering from this disease develop weak and fragile bones. This disease is due to improper communication between nerves and muscles. Myasthenia Gravis can affect people of any age...
What is Huntington's Disease? Huntington's disease is a genetic disorder caused by abnormal changes in chromosome-4 (one of the 23 chromosomes in humans that carry one's entire genetic code). It is characterized by movement, behavioural and cognitive disorders. What are the...
What is Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome (LEMS) Lambert eaton syndrome is a disease affecting a part of your body called the neuromuscular junction. It is the junction between a nerve and a muscle,  where the nerve releases chemicals stimulating the...
What is Myopathy? The musculoskeletal system of the human body comprising of bones, muscles, cartilage, tendons, and ligaments is responsible for providing stability, support and movement to the body. For moving any part of the body, a particular group of...
Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movements. It may start with tremors which eventually leads to stiffness and slowness of movements. Age is the biggest risk factor for Parkinson’s and people usually start developing...
Exercise People with Parkinson's have several benefits from exercising regularly, like improvement in the body balance and keeping the muscles active. Your workout program should be for 30 minutes and must include stretching, strengthening exercise and endurance training. Outdoor activities...
What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a progressive degenerative disorder of the brain cells that control body movement. Its symptoms appear very slowly and worsen as the disease progresses over time. It mainly affects older adults. Understanding Parkinson’s Disease Parkinson’s disease...
What is Essential Tremor? Essential tremor is a disorder affecting the nervous system. It is characterized by involuntary and rhythmic movements of hands and forearms. Our brain has different parts, each part playing a crucial role in the normal functioning of...

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