Researchers have discovered that nicotinamide riboside, a form of vitamin B3, may boost energy in nerve cells and help prevent them being lost in Parkinson's.
On Tuesday (5 June), campaigners from Parkinson's UK handed in a petition, calling on the government to scrap prescription charges for people with long-term conditions, to Downing Street.
Further analysis of the results from a recent clinical trial of the type 2 diabetes drug exenatide in people with Parkinson's has revealed encouraging signs of a positive effect on mood.
With Carers Week just around the corner, Volunteer News talks to inspirational volunteers Cathie and Marysia about their innovative course for carers in Scotland - Side by Side with Parkinson's.
The trial will test whether drug treatment with a commonly prescribed dementia drug can improve balance and walking and help to prevent falls in people with Parkinson's.
The latest update, one year into a clinical trial happening in Australia and New Zealand, show promising results for the safety and effectiveness of NTCELL® therapy.
New research shows that scrapping prescription charges for Parkinson's and inflammatory bowel disease could save the NHS money.
Nearly half of all people with Parkinson's will experience depression or anxiety. We look at 3 ways to help these symptoms and look after your mental health.