McIntyre Powder Used in Mining Linked to Parkinson’s Disease in Study

McIntyre Powder Used in Mining Linked to Parkinson’s Disease in Study
Inhaled McIntyre powder, which was used in the mining industry during the mid-20th century, is associated with an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease, a study has found. Findings from the study, titled “Investigation of McIntyre Powder Exposure And Neurological Outcomes In The Mining Master File Cohort: Final Report,” may pave the way for affected miners to receive compensation. “The study ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-14By Marisa Wexler