Neurological conditions such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s could be diagnosed from simple eye scans performed by high street opticians thanks to a new NHS artificial intelligence (AI) project.
A new imaging technique that tracks the accumulation of iron in the brain could be helpful for the early diagnosis of Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases, according to research.
People who develop Parkinson’s disease before the age of 50 may have been born with disordered brain cells, new research suggests.
A common gut bacteria can slow and even reverse build-up of a protein associated with Parkinson’s, new research has suggested.
Scientists have warned Parkinson’s sufferers using a deep brain stimulation device to be cautious about swimming after a group of people reported losing their ability to swim.
An ABBA tribute band is set to perform in Aberdeen next month to raise money for Parkinson’s UK.
Ayda Field has described how she was left reeling after her mother was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
The Chase star Paul Sinha has said he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 49.
NHS Grampian employs five Parkinson’s nurses, who the charity have described as "outstanding" to cover the north-east and also Shetland and Orkney.
An Aberdeen scientist has been awarded a £250,000 fellowship to carry out Parkinson’s research.
A Scottish woman’s ability to smell Parkinson’s disease has led scientists to identify what causes the telltale odour, raising hopes for a new early diagnosis tool.
People with Parkinson’s disease have been fitted with an implant that can deliver drugs directly to the brain through a port in the side of their head in a pioneering study.
People suffering from Parkinson’s disease can sing themselves better, research suggests.
An MP has pledged to help overhaul care for Parkinson’s sufferers after the publication of a new report showing a lack of mental health support for the condition.
Some common drugs have been linked to strokes, an Aberdeen university study has shown.
An Aberdeen woman is to take over a park to hold a mini fairground and carnival fundraiser in memory of her father who died after a battle with Parkinson's.
Comedian and actor Billy Connolly has a message for fellow Parkinson’s disease sufferers: don’t try showering on a train.