Posts Tagged ‘parkinson’s disease’

Fingernail Sensor From IBM Tracks Parkinson’s Disease, Motor Functions

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A fingernail sensor manufactured by IBM can now constantly track and measure finger motion. The data are analyzed by artificial intelligence (AI) and provides accurate tracking of a persons motor abilities. The IBM focus was to create a device that can help monitor Parkinson’s patients. This is very important, especially in senior citizens, as medication dosages…

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Parkinson’s Disease: Causes, Symptoms, And Treatments

Parkinson’s disease is a brain disorder that causes a gradual loss of muscle control. Symptoms include tremors, stiffness, slowed body movements, and poor balance. As symptoms get worse, people with the disease may have trouble walking, talking, or doing simple tasks. They may also have problems such as depression, sleep problems, or trouble chewing, swallowing, or…

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