Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Non-Drug Treatment"
June 14, 2016
Last September, Kimberly Spletter became one of the first U.S. patients to receive focused ultrasound treatment for dyskinesia with Parkinson's disease.
January 15, 2016
A new wearable device called the GyroGlove uses gyroscopes to help people with Parkinson's control tremor.
September 24, 2015
MJFF-funded researchers announced the first U.S. patients have received focused ultrasound for dyskinesia with PD, providing more information about this alternative approach to managing disease.
March 16, 2015
Our latest podcast covers how researchers are investigating ways to expand the current capabilities of deep brain stimulation.
July 07, 2014
Sheryl Jedlinski and Jean Burns are the authors of Parkinson's blog, PD Plan 4 Life. Last week, Sheryl's post about emu oil as a potential treatment for multiple ailments caught our eye.
January 06, 2014
Focused ultrasound to treat dyskinesia may be a great improvement in the treatment options offered to Parkinson's patients, researchers say.
November 18, 2013
Researchers are improving on the existing DBS technologyan implanted electrode delivers electrical pulses to stimulate or block brain signalsand how we use it.
May 29, 2012
On June 14, Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) CEO Todd Sherer, PhD, and Monique Giroux, MD, will discuss "Going Beyond Medications" toward managing Parkinson's disease (PD).