Prescription drugs can make you believe your partner is cheating on you

Othello Syndrome manifests itself as an irrational certainty that one's spouse is sleeping around. Sometimes it comes out of nowhere, and usually it's the result of an existing neurological problem. Occasionally, though, it's the result of certain prescribed drugs. Here's how a pill can make you think you're being… » 2/18/14 8:00am 2/18/14 8:00am

Man's Parkinson's disease symptoms vanish with the push of a button

In 2009, Andrew Johnson, 35, was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson's disease. Last November, and again in February, he underwent a procedure, during which surgeons implanted a device in his brain that controls his tremors. Today, you'd never guess he suffers from Parkinson's – but watch what happens when he turns… » 6/27/13 7:40am 6/27/13 7:40am

Parkinson’s patient wins lawsuit over treatment that turned him into a…

A French man under treatment for Parkinson's disease has been awarded 197,000 euros ($256,927) in damages after claiming that the drug Requip turned him into a gay sex and gambling addict. The drug, which is developed by British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline, is extremely effective at curbing the symptoms of… » 12/03/12 7:00am 12/03/12 7:00am