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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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    “Tikkun Olam”: MJFF Celebrates Jewish American Heritage Month

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) is once again celebrating Jewish American Heritage Month by amplifying the stories of Jewish Americans living with and caring for people with Parkinson’s disease …

  • Watch Now: Timeless Advice from Michael J. Fox’s Conversation on Testing the Limits of Optimism

    To discuss his sage reflections on optimism, Michael sat down with Foundation Co-Founder Debi Brooks to answer your questions about building support systems, being a parent with PD and much more.

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    Michael J. Fox Accepts the Webby Award for MJFF’s COVID-19 Limited Series Podcast

    Honoring the best of the internet, The Webby Awards — presented annually by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences — named MJFF’s limited series as the winner of their 25th annual…

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    MJFF Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Community Reflections on Navigating Life with Parkinson’s

    Asian Pacific American Heritage Month is a time to recognize the accomplishments and contributions of generations of Americans who have origins in Asia and the Pacific Islands.

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    AARP Features Impact of COVID-19 on Parkinson’s: “This is a really resilient community. People are strong and they're fighters."

    A recent AARP article highlights how COVID-19 has impacted people with Parkinson’s disease while referencing a Fox Insight survey launched in 2020.

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    MJFF Attends Parkinson’s Meeting with the World Health Organization

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation met with the World Health Organization to discuss issues impacting Parkinson’s policy and research.

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