Tag Archives: Parkinson’s

DEGRAAF ATTENDS THE DAVIS PHINNEY FOUNDATION’S THE VICTORY SUMMIT® EVENT AND ANNOUNCES PARKINSON’S DIAGNOSIS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Representative DeGraaf 316.777.1414 PeteDeGraaf@att.net. MULVANE, Kans. June 5, 2015 — State Representative Pete DeGraaf (R-Mulvane) accompanied

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Davis Phinney Foundation and American Parkinson Disease Association join Parkinson’s Action Network’s Unified Partners Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christa Lassen-Vogel (720) 257-0742 classen-vogel@davisphinneyfoundation.org New program allows Parkinson’s-related organizations to formally support the Parkinson’s Action

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Portland Countdown podcast program elevates awareness about Parkinson’s disease and gives hope for future scientific progress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christiana Thurton christiana@worldpdcoalition.org Tel: 646.388.7688 Available for Download on iTunes or streaming from WPC website on

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Olympic Cyclist Davis Phinney Honored At White House For Work With Parkinson’s Patients

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBS4) – Olympic cyclist Davis Phinney was honored Monday at the White House for his foundation and work

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Apple’s new ResearchKit lets iPhone users participate in clinical trials

    By Arielle Duhaime-Ross, www.theverge.com Apple announced today that it will help researchers recruit medical research participants through ResearchKit,

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Breakthrough: Electric ‘Noise’ Treats Parkinson’s Symptoms

www.yahoo.com/health, reuters A wearable device that stimulates the sense of balance with electric “noise” could help Parkinson’s disease patients, according

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The Bright Side of Parkinson’s

By JON PALFREMAN, www.nytimes.com EUGENE, Ore. — FOUR years ago, I was told I had Parkinson’s disease, a condition that

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Parkinson’s hasn’t stopped McKinney woman’s fitness quest

By LESLIE BARKER, www.dallasnews.com While training for a marathon in 2009, Linda Swanson of McKinney learned she had Parkinson’s disease.

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Fight Parkinson’s: Exercise May Be The Best Therapy

www.npr.org Mike Quaglia was 42 when he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, which gradually robs its victims of their ability

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Six hours of activity a week could protect against Parkinson’s Disease, say scientists

By Sarah Knapton, Science Editor, www.telegraph.co.uk Parkinson’s disease could be prevented by upping activity levels, scientists at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute

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