Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Understanding Parkinson's Disease"
'CBS Sunday Morning' Panel of Parkinson's Patients Answers Your Burning Questions about Living with PD
November 20, 2017
CBS panelists respond to your questions about reacting to a PD diagnosis and living well with the disease.
A Clinician's Perspective on Parkinson's 360: "Patients are grateful for the straightforward, positive and frank information"
September 13, 2017
Rachel Dolhun, MD, talks with a clinician about how Parkinson's 360 has supported her patients through relatable stories and tools for living well with Parkinson's disease.
August 23, 2017
In the third video of our whiteboard series, Rachel Dolhun, MD, explores the basics of Parkinson's disease and the hope research holds for improved care and a cure.
February 14, 2017
Community members share their experiences and advice on how they manage Parkinson's in the workplace.
December 01, 2016
Two recently published studies, one MJFF-funded, point to mutations in the GBA gene that may predispose some to cognitive problems with Parkinson's disease.
November 30, 2016
Discover ways to optimize care in the later stages of disease.
October 11, 2016
In this podcast, MJFF staff scientist Marco Baptista, PhD, discusses the genetics and biology of LRRK2 and the role of the Foundation in advancing development of LRRK2 therapeutics.
August 23, 2016
A recent editorial from MJFF and J. William Langston, MD, outlines a strategy to develop targeted treatments that could prevent, slow or stop Parkinson's progression.
May 19, 2016
The Michael J. Fox Foundation has joined the multinational Critical Path for Parkinson's Consortium that will work to create a model of Parkinson's progression to help test new therapies.
May 16, 2016
The journey with PD is unique and can be difficult to navigate, especially given the complexities of the medical and insurance systems. Here are four tips on how to advocate for your best care.