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Deep Brain Stimulation proves effective treatment for reducing Parkinson’s disease symptoms 

Individuals suffering Parkinson’s disease face a number of debilitating motor skills-related symptoms, including stiffness, tremor, rigidity and slowed movement, that affect daily living. For those whose symptoms cannot be controlled solely by medications, deep brain stimulation has potential to serve as an effective additional treatment. According to the National Parkinson Foundation, deep brain stimulation (DBS)… Read more »