Exercise slows decline in Parkinson’s

Exercise slows decline in Parkinson’s

Exercising for less than three hours per week is linked with a slower decline in Parkinson's disease, according to a new study. Parkinson's is a progressive neurological disease, the symptoms of which include tremors, stiffness and slow movement. An estimated six to seven thousand people in Ireland are affected and there is current...

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Men more likely to have severe psoriasis

Men more likely to have severe psoriasis

The inflammatory skin condition, psoriasis, can have a major impact on quality of life, however a new study has found that men are much more likely to suffer with severe psoriasis than women. Swedish researchers looked at almost 5,500 patients, whose psoriasis had been measured using the Psoriasis Area Severity Index (PASI) - a sta...

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