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Parkinson’s disease ‘could be detected early on by brain changes’


Gene and serotonin screening may indicate people at risk of condition, researchers say

Changes in the brain that can be spotted years before physical symptoms of Parkinson’s disease occur might act as an early warning sign for the condition, researchers say.

It is thought that about 145,000 people in the UK are living with Parkinson’s disease, a neurological condition that can lead to mobility problems, including slowness and tremors, as well as other symptoms such as memory difficulties. There are treatments to help manage symptoms but as yet the disease cannot be slowed or cured.

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WIN News cuts deal regional communities devastating blow


Regional communities have been left reeling, following WIN News’ announcement it would be axing four commercial television newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland.

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Cutting edge Russian #GlonassM navigation satellite to begin operation soon — statement https://t.co/xUbq34Mjv9 #space https://t.co/OEoF8nSS3b


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David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot, Dominican Republic authorities say https://t.co/ZTXJgrlVsy https://t.co/cGh9gxuo0f


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‘Unacceptable Nominee’: @realDonaldTrump pick for @UN envoy has direct ties to coal industry — US Senator https://t.co/XANjdwcdGS #KellyCraft https://t.co/aAfdePkwNI


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War scripted by Washington (COLUMNIST) https://t.co/6BmI6HUfZZ #IranWar https://t.co/2g5cXFVm8b


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‘Emaciated’ #PolarBear wanders in Siberian city looking for food (VIDEO, PHOTOS) 💔 https://t.co/2hw5aaXiXD #Russia #ClimateChange https://t.co/y8y0NQ2Qad


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WATCH: Only child? #GenderReveal goes horribly wrong https://t.co/TxWdBej4oP


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NZ kills off South Africa’s World Cup hopes in match of the tournament


Four years after knocking South Africa out of the Cricket World Cup, the Black Caps prove the Proteas’ undoing once again, thanks to a brilliant ton from captain Kane Williamson.

         June 19, 2019 at 12:23PM https://ab.co/2x3on6P
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AFter fatal OIS, Ind. mayor says police must activate cameras https://t.co/A2nZnNQBP6 https://t.co/A2KjXbIES8