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Chicago Tribune: Parkinson's Patients Find Help at Willowbrook Fitness Facility

InspirFit offers PD programs designed to increase or maintain the physical well-being of participants. The foundation provides a grant to the program.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Washington Post: Virtual library provides information about Parkinson’s disease Thursday, April 5, 2018

April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month, a time to think about how much you know about the disease.

You may know about the tremors and stiffness that gradually take over patients’ bodies. You may know about famous people with the disease, including Michael J. Fox.

Health360: HealthTalk: John L. Lehr | Parkinson's Awareness Month Thursday, April 5, 2018

Dave Duplay sits down with John L. Lehr, President & CEO of the Parkinson's Foundation, to talk about the challenges faced by those affected by Parkinson's disease, and what the Parkinson's Foundation is doing to help raise awareness and find a cure.

Parkinsons News Today: Parkinson’s Foundation Is Investing in Research to Create Better Lives Wednesday, April 4, 2018

This is a guest column by John L. Lehr, CEO of the Parkinson’s Foundation, marking Parkinson’s Awareness Month.

Bucs Support 'Moving Day Tampa Bay' in Fight Against Parkinson's Tuesday, March 27, 2018

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have pledged their support to the search for a cure for PD through donations and their effort to get people in motion at Moving Day.

Cleveland Business: Cleveland Clinic named Center of Excellence in Parkinson's Care Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Parkinson’s Foundation named Cleveland Clinic one of the three Centers of Excellence, a designation that recognizes leaders in providing high-quality Parkinson’s care.

Healthline: How Brain Surgery Stops Parkinson’s Disease Tremors Tuesday, March 20, 2018

DBS Article for Parkinson’s disease citing information from Parkinson's Foundation.

Chicago Tribune: From the Community: Parkinson's Foundation Appoints Jena E. Abernathy to Board of Directors Wednesday, March 14, 2018

New initiative “Live Well. Do Tell.” will encourage the PD community to improve conversations about Parkinson’s symptoms among the circle of care, including people with Parkinson’s. The Parkinson’s Foundation is part of the initiative’s steering committee.

Parkinson's News Today: 9 Organizations That Support Parkinson’s Disease Patients and Their Families Thursday, March 1, 2018

"The Parkinson’s Foundation provides information including news about the disease, information about upcoming events, insight into the latest research, and education about what to expect."

Medical News Today: 'Too Much' Brain Calcium May Cause Parkinson's Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Insights from a new study — by the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom — about the role of calcium in brain cells' signaling mechanisms brings us closer to understanding the causes of Parkinson's disease, including statistics from the Parkinson's Foundation's Parkinson's Outcomes Project.

Reader’s Digest: 15 Silent Signs Your Body Might Be in Big Trouble Thursday, February 15, 2018

Michael S. Okun, MD, Parkinson’s Foundation National Medical Director is quoted in this article about signs your body gives you as a harbinger for possible disease or illness. 


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