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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 Community Shares Tips for Improving Sleep

    People in the MJFF community share their tips on improving sleep.

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    People en Español: Award-Winning Music Producer Sebastian Krys Talks About Life with Parkinson’s and Raising Awareness with the Hispanic/Latino Community

    On stands now, the latest issue of People en Español has an exclusive story with MJFF Patient Council member Sebastian Krys who speaks about his GRAMMY award-winning career to now navigating life…

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    Read All About It! The Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI — The Study that Could Change Everything

    In our Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI Special Edition newsletter, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) looks at our landmark study — its growth since first launching in 2010 and how its expansion has…

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    MJFF Celebrates Black History Month: Reflections from a U.S. Veteran, NYC Marathon Runner and Research Advocate

    Black History Month is a time to celebrate the accomplishments, honor the history and center the experiences of Black Americans.

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    In Memoriam: MJFF Mourns Loss of Neuroscience Pioneer John Q. Trojanowski

    This week the field of neuroscience lost a visionary and pioneering leader with the passing of John Q. Trojanowski, MD, PhD.

  • The Sky’s the Limit: Former Astronaut Rich Clifford Experiences Parkinson’s in Space

    Tribute: Honoring Patient Council Member and Astronaut Michael R. “Rich” Clifford

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) mourns the passing of passionate advocate and Foundation Patient Council member Michael R. “Rich” Clifford. He died on Tuesday, December 28, at age 69.

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