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AARP: Alan Alda Diagnosed with Parkinson's

Actor Alan Alda, 82, best known for his role in M*A*S*H, revealed that he has Parkinson’s. Parkinson’s Foundation CEO John Lehr is quoted in the article. “You can live a full and productive life with the disease,” Lehr said.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
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. 

Tomorrow Edition: Interview With Clinical Trial Expert Dr. Peter Schmidt Friday, February 2, 2018

Tomorrow edition interviews Peter Schmidt, Ph.D., is Senior Vice President, Chief Research & Clinical Officer, at the Parkinson’s Foundation. Dr. Schmidt discusses selective vulnerability in PD, replicating the disease in a lab and discusses PD clinical trial processes. 

Kalter: Neil Diamond’s diagnosis may shed light on Parkinson’s Thursday, January 25, 2018

John L. Lehr, CEO of the Parkinson’s Foundation, believes that Neil Diamond's public discussion of having Parkinson's will further push use of the Parkinson's Foundation Helpline.

NewsMax TV: Dr. James Beck On Neil Diamond's Retirement & Parkinsons Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Dr. James Beck interview on Neil Diamond's retirement & Parkinson's


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