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Ni un huracán nos puede parar: La Parkinson’s Foundation presenta su primera conferencia en español en Puerto Rico

Date: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

Click Here For English Claudia Martínez, MD, la coordinadora de alcance hispano del Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center en Phoenix, AZ, parte del grupo de Centros de Excelencia de Parkinson’s Foundation, no se detuvo a pensar en aceptar la propuesta de ser parte del comité logístico de la primera conferencia de la fundación en el Caribe.

12 Ways to #SummerOn with Parkinson's

Date: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

With Parkinson’s disease (PD), we know how challenging it can be to manage “off” times. That’s why it is important to seek out more of what helps us feel “on.” Let’s dedicate this summer to trying new things, being grateful to those around us, creating heartfelt memories and doing what makes us happy.

What's Hot in PD?: What Are the New Therapies in Trial for Parkinson’s Disease?

Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Author: 
Dr. Michael S. Okun

We always advise patients to ask their doctor what’s new in Parkinson’s disease (PD). Recently, three leading experts at the Parkinson’s Foundation Center Leadership Conference reviewed the field and updated all attendees on several of the exciting therapies currently being tested by Albert Hung, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH); Irene Richard, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center; and Hubert Fernandez, MD, Cleveland Clinic.

Marijuana and Parkinson’s: What Do We Really Know?

Date: 
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and their physicians are both looking to answer whether medical marijuana can help manage Parkinson’s symptoms. Researchers have barely scratched the surface when it comes to marijuana and PD and previous studies are inconclusive about its potential benefits, but many people with Parkinson’s are curious to try it. Here’s what you need to know.

Center of Excellence Series: University of Pennsylvania Movement Disorder Center Is a Leader in Women’s Parkinson’s Research

Date: 
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

In addition to being a movement disorder specialist at the University of Pennsylvania Movement Disorder Center, a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence, Allison Willis, MD, is also one of the few researchers to conduct much-needed Parkinson’s disease (PD) research on one of the most vulnerable populations within the Parkinson’

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