Parkinson’s disease warning: The unusual sign in your nose that could be a warning

Parkinson’s disease worsens over time and affects mostly the motor system. The cause of the disease is unknown, but it is believed to involve both genetic and environmental factors. Parkinson’s disease typically occurs in people over the age of 60, of whom about one per cent are affected. Symptoms of the disease usually emerge slowly… Read More »

In Brief: CBT Effective for Menopausal Symptoms, Including Depression

Up to 80% of women experience symptoms as they transition into the menopause, including vasomotor symptoms, sleep disturbance, and depressive symptoms.  While hormone replacement therapy and certain medications may be helpful, these interventions may have side effects.   In a recent study, 71 peri- or postmenopausal women who were seeking treatment for menopausal symptoms, including vasomotor… Read More »