By Neuroscience News
Could common gut issues predict Parkinson's disease?
Research in the journal Gut reveals a surprising connection.
People with gastroparesis, dysphagia, or constipation had doubled Parkinson's risk."
IBS without diarrhea showed a 17% heightened risk.
Interestingly, appendix removal might be protective against Parkinson's.
But remember, these findings are observational, not conclusive.
Researchers urge alertness for these gastrointestinal syndromes.
The gut-brain connection deepens. What more will we discover?