Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Prediagnosis"
November 23, 2015
The new MDS Clinical Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's Disease reflects our updated understanding of, for example, genetics and non-motor symptoms.
September 08, 2015
Using data from the MJFF-led Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative, NIH researchers have identified five criteria that together may be able to predict who will develop Parkinson's disease.
January 10, 2014
Roy Freeman, MD, tells us about his research looking for a Parkinson's biomarker in the skin. His team found higher levels of alpha-synuclein in skin cells of PD patients compared to healthy controls.
December 21, 2013
The Michael J. Fox Foundation's staff Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist, Maurizio Facheris, MD, responds to questions on the causes of Parkinson's disease.
We Asked, You Answered: "How many years or doctors did it take to confirm your Parkinson's diagnosis?"
December 18, 2012
Yesterday, we asked our Facebook and Twitter communities to share their experiences reaching a Parkinson's diagnosis. A common theme to emerge was multiple doctors and several years to diagnosis.