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Is Parkinson’s Disease a Gut Problem?

It’s been known for a long time that Parkinson’s disease is a condition that arises in the brain. Certain nerve cells in the brain begin to break down, and levels of dopamine, a neurotransmitter, drop, resulting in coordination difficulties, muscle stiffness, changes in speech, and the tremor that is the disease’s signature symptom. But now… Read More »

A headache for Higgins: The problem with chairing Barclays

Wanted: chairperson for Britain’s second-biggest lender; ambitions in investment banking a must; needs a keen sense of diplomacy when dealing with activist investors; ‎enthusiasm for feng shui and guitar-playing welcome but not essential. Such might have been the recruitment ad placed by Barclays as it sought its fourth chair in seven years. Subject to regulatory… Read More »