March 20, 2024

Medtronic receives CE Mark for the Percept™ RC rechargeable DBS neurostimulator with BrainSense™ technology

The following article, makes reference to certain companies and their products and any opinions expressed should not be taken to be the views of Dystonia Europe or its        members. The article are written by respected authors and are provided for the information of Dystonia Europe News readers.   The next-generation DBS technology is now available in a…

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February 3, 2024

Dystonia Physio Exercise Hub

Dystonia Physio Exercise Hub is an online platform for physiotherapists where they can create individual training programmes for their cervical dystonia patients. The platform is an initiative by Swedish physiotherapist Johanna Blom and Dystonia Europe, and funded by Boston Scientific Foundation. The digital tool was launched in Swedish first and very soon translated to five…

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January 2, 2024

Survey on the Use of Non-Traditional Therapies – take part!

Have you ever used acupuncture, herbal medicine or any other alternative treatment for your dystonia? In this survey a research group from Dublin aim to investigate the use of non-traditional therapies (herbal medicines, acupuncture, CBD oil) in people with focal dystonias. The survey should take less than 10 minutes to complete and asks about the…

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