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To help you and your loved ones navigate life with Parkinson's, a movement disorder specialist discusses Parkinson's research and care through blogs and videos.

Dr. Rachel Dolhun.

Meet Dr. Dolhun

Rachel Dolhun is a fellowship-trained movement disorder specialist, board-certified neurologist and vice president of medical communications at The Michael J. Fox Foundation.


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    Ask the MD: How a Pharmacist Can Help Manage Parkinson’s

    A pharmacist monitors medication safety, helps you understand medications and side effects, and offers tools to help you take medications as prescribed.

  • Foundation Advocates for Access to Medicare Therapy Services

    Ask the MD: Supplements and Parkinson’s Disease

    Many people wonder whether supplements can ease symptoms or treat disease. Here’s what to know and how to talk to your doctor when considering supplements.

  • Brain Scan on Tablet

    Boost Your Brain Health

    For more Foundation news and research updates, read the Spring/Summer 2019 edition of The Fox Focus, our biannual newsletter.

  • Two people wearing sneakers walking.

    Making Strides for Walking and Balance Problems


  • Traumatic Brain Injury Increases Parkinson's Risk

    Ask the MD: Placebo and Parkinson's

    If you follow research, you often hear about the placebo effect. But what's a placebo, what effect does it have and what's that got to do with research?

  • Ask the MD: Depression and Anxiety in Parkinson's Disease

    In this video, Dr. Dolhun discusses the non-movement symptoms depression and anxiety, which are common in Parkinson's disease.

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