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“Medium” Exercise Lowers Parkinson’s Risk

The news for individuals who have a “medium” level of exercise is good: the risk of Parkinson’s disease among those individuals will be lower by as much as 45%, according to a 17-year study.

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Scientists Discover Gene That Accelerates ALS

Penn State College of Medicine researchers recently identified a gene variant that is present in an estimated one-third of ALS patients who have an accelerated disease progression.