Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Autonomic Dysfunction"
December 09, 2015
This video from the National Organization for Rare Disorders covers life with and treatments for orthostatic hypotension or a drop in blood pressure upon standing.
February 18, 2014
Parkinson's patients who experience orthostatic hypotension — a sudden drop in blood pressure when standing up — scored a victory with the FDA approval of the drug Northera.
February 05, 2014
Charles Adler, MD, PhD, talks to Dave Iverson about autonomic dysfunction symptoms and their place in research in our latest podcast.
January 10, 2014
Roy Freeman, MD, tells us about his research looking for a Parkinson's biomarker in the skin. His team found higher levels of alpha-synuclein in skin cells of PD patients compared to healthy controls.
November 27, 2013
Constipation causes great discomfort in Parkinson's disease patients and can decrease the body's ability to absorb medicine used to treat the disease.