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REAL TIME SCIENCE As expressed in “To a Mouse,” by Robert Burns, The best laid plans of Mice and men… with successive breeding, the transgenic mice obtained through the Michael J. Fox Foundation slowly lost their expression of human alpha-synuclein… Generation of Parkinson’s-Like Transgenic Animals for Pharmacodynamics Study – Last month ICBI scientists reported that they’ve generated an adequate quantity of their Parkinson’s … [Read More...]
“Our Heart Beats for YOU.” A beating “HEART” is Life itself. A broken HEART is what we feel when a loved one is taken from us all too soon and a Passion filled HEART drives us to do great things, to make big changes and help others on their personal and so private journey of the progression of Parkinson’s in their lives. The team at PRO dedicates its heart to serving others so that “No one be isolated because of … [Read More...]
A BOUQUET FOR MOTHER A man stopped at a flower shop to order some flowers to be wired to his mother who lived two hundred miles away. As he got out of his car he noticed a young girl sitting on the curb sobbing. He asked her what was wrong and she replied, “I wanted to buy a red rose for my mother. But I only have seventy-five cents, and a rose costs two dollars.” The man smiled and said, “Come on in with me. I’ll buy you a … [Read More...]
DRAMATIC RECOVERY IN PARKINSON’S PATIENT WITH GLUTEN FREE DIET Could gluten’s toxicity extend to the nervous system, producing symptoms identical to classical Parkinson’s disease? A new case study adds to a growing body of research indicating that wheat’s neurotoxicity is greatly underestimated. A remarkable new case report describing the dramatic recovery of a 75-year-old Parkinson’s disease patient after following a 3-month long … [Read More...]
Xoçai™ Healthy Chocolate is produced with pure unprocessed cacao that is blanched, unfermented, sun-dried, non-roasted, non-alkalized, non-lecithinized, and cold pressed. Because these proprietary processes are closely monitored, Xoçai™ delivers the maximum amount of antioxidants naturally found in unprocessed cacao. Cacao: Antioxidant Super Food – Many people don’t realize that unprocessed Cacao is the highest source of antioxidants … [Read More...]
Excerpts from the article first published in THC Magazine by Dr. Nicola Davies, July 2015 Medical marijuana may provide relief for patients with Parkinson’s disease, an ailment which has no known cure. Several pharmaceutical drugs have been manufactured to manage the symptoms, but as with most medications, the side effects can be very severe. However, marijuana is a safe alternative to pharmaceuticals, and it has been shown to be a … [Read More...]
February 3, 1936-January 1, 2016 Ray Diller, 79, passed away peacefully on New Year’s Day after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Ray was a graduate of Los Angeles High and received his B.A. from Cal. State at Los Angeles. His stock brokerage career spanned over 50 years with several major investment banking firms where he was a “super star”. His clients literally numbered in the hundreds, both institutional and personal; and … [Read More...]