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.
Health360: HealthTalk: John L. Lehr | Parkinson's Awareness Month
A gym in Chicago offers Rock Steady Boxing, group boxing classes for people with Parkinson’s. The boxing program helps attendees improve their agility, strength and balance while getting an intense workout.
The 5th Annual Kingdor National Parkinson Foundation speech competition finals took place on November 15 and the Minister of Education spoke to finalists.
Miami Dade College will illuminate its Landmark Freedom Tower blue at 6 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 14, in support of Moving Day Miami.
Deerfield High School baseball players volunteered at Moving Day Chicago.
Diane Sagen’s husband, Jay, has Parkinson’s disease and experiences hallucinations and delusions. In this video, Diane shares their experiences after Jay’s diagnosis with what health care professionals call “Parkinson’s disease psychosis.”
Diane Sagen’s husband, Jay, has PD and experiences hallucinations and delusions. In this video, Diane shares their experiences after Jay’s diagnosis with PD psychosis.
Teams of providers and patients, working mostly outside the hospital, may improve PD care and save costs.
University of Florida College of Medicine leaders have appointed Michael S. Okun, M.D., chair of the department of neurology.
“I never expected this,” says a Parkinson's patient whose hand Involuntary shaking of the hands, arms, legs, jaw or tongue. The typical Parkinson’s tremor is “pill-rolling” – it looks like holding a pill between thumb and forefinger and continuously rolling it around.
Paul and Tim Kolaya, Chair of NPF South Florida were on CBS’s Focus on South Florida discussing NPF's Moving Day® Miami!.