Parkinson's Disease

Health
3:43 pm
Tue April 21, 2015

Kentucky Man Benefits From Pump Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

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A Georgetown man is benefiting from a portable infusion pump that delivers a drug to treat his Parkinson's disease symptoms.  The device is designed for patients who have seen little success with traditional, oral methods.  

70 year-old Marion Cox participated in a University of Kentucky clinical trial.  He says the drug delivery method has made a big impact on his life.

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Health
4:27 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Experimental Treatment Offers Hope To Parkinson's Patients

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A team of doctors at the University of Kentucky will investigate new treatments for patients with Parkinson’s disease.   It potentially could reverse the brain damage done by Parkinson’s. 

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