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Medical News Today: Do people with Parkinson's disease smell different?

Using the skills of a “super smeller,” researchers have identified how Parkinson’s disease alters the way a person smells. They hope that the discovery will help aid early diagnosis. A recent study investigated the links between odor and Parkinson’s. Parkinson’s is a progressive neurodegenerative condition. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) estimate that around half… Read More »

Dad travels to Canada for son's medicine that would cost $53K in U.S. – CBS News

In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Trump said his next major priority is lowering the cost of health care and prescription drugs. Americans spend more on prescription drugs than people pay in any other developed nation, an average of about $ 1,200 a year. For some, the cost is so high they’re… Read More »