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Type 2 diabetes drug could slow down Parkinson's Disease


A diabetes drug could be used to slow down Parkinson's disease progression. Researchers have concluded a year-long study and discovered that people who took exenatide weekly had better motor functions compared to a control group.

"The drug holds potential to affect the course of the disease itself, not merely the symptoms"

"While we are optimistic about the results, there is more investigation to be done and it will be a number or years before a new treatment could be approved and ready to use."

exenatide - activated receptors in the pancreas that stimulates insulin release. The same receptors are found in the brain where they improve the function of dopamine connections. Symptoms for Parkinson's becomes apparent after 70 percent off the brain's dopamine-production cells have been affected by the condition.

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Brenda Ann Touchet
Brenda Ann Touchet
30 Μαΐ 2022

I was diagnosed 2 years ago at age 63. Symptoms were tremor in right leg, loss of handwriting ability,My normally beautiful cursive writing was now small cramped printing and soft voice. I also had difficulty rising from a seated position and have balance issues. I started out taking only Azilect, then Mirapex, and then Sinemet. Several months ago I started falling frequently, hence the reason for Sinemet. During the summer of 2021, I was introduced to Health Herbs Clinic and their effective Parkinson’s herbal protocol. This protocol relieved symptoms significantly, even better than the medications I was given. Visit www . healthherbsclinic . com. After First month on treatment, my tremors mysterious stopped, had improvement walking. After I completed the…

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Suzanne Gillet
Suzanne Gillet
06 Οκτ 2021

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Mary Belinda
Mary Belinda
31 Μαΐ 2021

My husband was diagnosed of Parkinsons disease 2 years ago, when he was 59. He had a stooped posture, tremors, right arm does not move and also a pulsating feeling in his body. He was placed on Senemet for 8 months and then Siferol was introduced and replaced the Senemet, during this time span he was also diagnosed with dementia. He started having hallucinations, lost touch with reality. Suspecting it was the medication I took him off the Siferol (with the doctor’s knowledge) and started him on PD natural herbal formula we ordered from TREE OF LIFE HEALTH CLINIC, his symptoms totally declined over a 3 weeks use of the TREE OF LIFE HEALTH Parkinson's disease natural herbal formula. He…

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