Navigation Links
Pesticide exposure may cause Parkinson’s diseas

Scientists have reportd that exposure to pesticides may raise the risk f Parkinson’s disease considerably//. The more a person is exposed to the pesticides the highre are his chances of developing Parkinson’s.

The reseaearchers have studied about 3000 people in Europan countries who either have suffered from the diseases or were of similar backgrounds and exposed to risk factors like pesticides. Researchers say that amateur gardeners are 9% more likely to develop the diseases than who are not exposed to any pesticides for long time periods. The high risk group are the farmers who may have about 43% more risk of developing the disease when compared to other people.

Parkinson’s disease is a disorder of the nervous system. Some of its symptoms are muscle tremors, muscle rigidity, decreased mobility, stooped posture, slow voluntary movements, and a mask-like facial expression.

The study also found out some other risk factors for the disease. Having a family history of Prakinson’s can increase the risk for an individual of developing the disease by 350%. Also factors like being knocked unconscious atleast once increases the risk of diesease developement by 32%, and if this had happened several times, then that increases the risk manyfold.

Reference: New Scientist, May 205
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Pesticide impairs male reproductive function
2. Exposure to Pesticides in Schools Produces Illnesses Among Employees, Students
3. US Senate Votes against Testing of Pesticide on Humans
4. Pesticide exposure penetrates the womb and affects blood and brain
5. Link Between Pesticides And Cancer Minimal For Adults
6. Parents Concerned About Pesticide And Cancer Risk To Babies
7. Pesticide: The Causative Force for Increase in Parkinson’s In Me
8. Exposure to Pesticides May Raise the Risk of Parkinson’s Disease in Me
9. Research Documents Children’s Exposure to Pesticide
10. Alzheimers Drug can be Used to Treat Nerve Agent and Pesticide Poisoning
11. Presence of Pesticides and Metals in Fruits and Vegetable
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may suffer from a complex ... as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To avoid this pain and ... a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a range of emotions, from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, ... out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control ... use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say he was going ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. ... The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the top ... Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame: ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... San Diego, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... up with the American Cancer Society and the Road To Recovery® program to drive ... care to seniors and other adults to ensure the highest quality of life and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... People across the U.S. are sharpening their ... Award, an essay contest in which patients and their families pay tribute to a ... the 2016 National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (AEC) this September. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/26/2016)... 2016 Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: ... Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR"), ... Inc. ("Celator"; Nasdaq: CPXX ) expired effective ... As previously announced on May 31, 2016, ... agreement under which Jazz Pharmaceuticals has commenced a tender ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... 26, 2016 Story Highlights: ... models within the health care industry is causing providers ... , Deloitte offers a suite of solutions for ... impacting efficient cost optimization: labor resource analysis, revenue cycle ... facilitate better outcomes and better economics ...
(Date:6/24/2016)...  Collagen Matrix, Inc., ("Collagen Matrix") the driving ... collagen and mineral based medical devices for tissue ... Messer has joined the company as Vice ... growing portfolio of oral surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic and ... the Collagen Matrix executive team as an accomplished ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: