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Read expert commentary, insights and general announcements on how the Foundation is paving the way for Parkinson's research.


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    MJFF and Parkinson Alliance Announce Transition of Parkinson’s Unity Walk: “When the Parkinson’s Community Rallies Together, Magical Things Happen”

    Today, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) and The Parkinson Alliance announced that the Parkinson’s Unity Walk — a annual walk held each April in New York City’s Central…

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    Watch Jimmy Choi’s Final Hurrah on American Ninja Warrior (Spoilers Inside!)

    In case you missed it, last night, five-time American Ninja Warrior (ANW) veteran athlete and Team Fox member Jimmy Choi, age 45, took on his final obstacle run during the American Ninja Warrior…

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    Remembering the Visionary Whose Philanthropy Changed the World: Mrs. Lily Safra

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) mourns the loss of Lily Safra. A world-class philanthropist, Mrs. Safra leaves a legacy of serving others through her unmatched generosity and immense compassion…

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    Michael J. Fox to Receive Oscar Statuette, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

    Michael J. Fox to Receive Oscar Statuette, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.

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    Michael J. Fox Joins Comedian Mike Birbiglia on “Working it Out” Podcast: “You Are the Tool That’ll Get This Done”

    Grab your headphones and listen to Foundation founder Michael J. Fox as he joins comedian and actor Mike Birbiglia’s “Working it Out” podcast. Michael discusses everything from living with Parkinson…

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    Good Morning America Explores the Connection Between Sleep and Parkinson's

    In case you missed it on TV this week, ABC’s Good Morning America correspondent Will Reeve explored why scientists are studying the connection between REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and Parkinson…

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