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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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    Our Take: Two Friends with Parkinson’s Publish Email Exchange in The New York Times

    An email exchange between two friends who live with Parkinson’s gives a closer look at the thoughts, feelings and questions the disease brings.

  • MJFF Celebrates Pride Month

    “We All Deserve to Live Our Best and Most Authentic Life”: MJFF Celebrates Pride Month

    In celebration of Pride Month — a time to recognize the valuable contributions of the worldwide LGBTQ+ community and commemorate the Stonewall Inn uprising of June 1969 in our hometown of New York…

  • MJFF Celebrates Father's Day

    MJFF Celebrates Father’s Day: Reflections on Parenting, Parkinson’s and Optimism

    To help honor all dads in the Parkinson’s disease (PD) community this Father’s Day, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) is celebrating fatherhood.

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    Six of Michael’s Timeless Quotes on Optimism for his 60th Birthday

    Today, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) and millions of people living with PD, their families, researchers, and fans around the world wish Michael a very happy 60th birthday filled with well…

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    The Michael J. Fox Foundation Remembers Ed Levy

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation mourns the passing of philanthropist and former Foundation Board member Edwin A. Levy.

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    Five Years Later: MJFF Honors the Legacy of a True Legend — Muhammad Ali

    Today, on the fifth anniversary of Ali’s passing, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) joins millions around the world to reflect on his iconic presence that continues to inspire community members…

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