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Advancing age and risk for Parkinson’s disease

I read an interesting review article recently, by Dr Reeve and colleagues in Ageing Research Reviews (14(2014) 19-30) that focused on the age-related changes to neurones in the brain that cause motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease (PD).   The authors state that aging is important for the development of PD, which makes sense since 1% of adults 60+years are affected… Read more »