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JCC Association of North America: Giving Parkinson’s a right hook

Through Jennifer Enslein' own contributions and fundraising efforts, including a grant for $20,000 from the National Parkinson’s Foundation, Enslein was able to secure the Rock Steady Boxing program, which began in August, for the next two years. The funds pay for special equipment and instructor training at Rock Steady Boxing in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Bahama islands info: Minister Fitzgerald tells speech competition finalists that confidence is critical for academic success Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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 News and Events: Miami Dade College to Illuminate Freedom Tower Blue for National Parkinson Foundation’s Moving Day Miami Thursday, November 12, 2015

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 Patch: DHS Baseball Players Help Support National Parkinson Foundation Friday, November 6, 2015

Deerfield High School baseball players volunteered at Moving Day Chicago.

Senior Outlook Today: Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: A Caregiver’s Story Thursday, November 5, 2015

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.”

The Good Life: Surprised by Psychosis: Our Journey With Parkinson's Disease Wednesday, November 4, 2015

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.

H&HN: A Better Approach to Treating Parkinson's Using Teams Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Teams of providers and patients, working mostly outside the hospital, may improve PD care and save costs.

UF Health: Internationally renowned neurologist to lead UF department of neurology Wednesday, November 4, 2015

University of Florida College of Medicine leaders have appointed Michael S. Okun, M.D., chair of the department of neurology.

National Geographic: First Brain Surgery Aired Live on American TV Goes Smoothly Monday, October 26, 2015

“I never expected this,” says a Parkinson's patient whose hand tremor went away for first time in 10 years. Dr. Okun, national medical director for the National Parkinson Foundation, discusses aspects of the live deep brain stimulation surgery and the implications and effects on patients, in this instance Greg Grindley, who was awake during the entire surgery.

CBS Miami: Focus On South Florida: Moving Day Sunday, October 25, 2015

Paul and Tim Kolaya, Chair of NPF South Florida were on CBS’s Focus on South Florida discussing NPF's Moving Day® Miami!.

The Health Site: Find out if you could get Parkinson’s disease Friday, October 23, 2015

Age-related disorders are often difficult to tackle, especially Parkinson’s disease. We asked Dr Ratan Kumar Vaish, Senior Consultant Physician and Director, Astha Multi Speciality Center about the factors that can increase the risk of Parkinson’s disease.

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