Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Parkinson's disease relation to other diseases"
August 03, 2018
A podcast from the National Gaucher Foundation covers the genetic connection between Parkinson's and Gaucher diseases and new treatments in the works.
July 26, 2018
Four leading brain research organizations are funding projects to look across diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's for commonalities and differences.
June 13, 2018
The study found people with diabetes are at higher risk for Parkinson's, and that risk is greater for younger people and those with diabetic complications.
April 10, 2018
Parkinson's research often models its approach after the Alzheimer's field, and ongoing efforts may lead to a similar framework for PD.
June 13, 2016
A recent study presents a unique approach to help individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD) who experience depression: cartoons.
May 20, 2016
Hadley Ferguson is a Montana-based artist whose latest large-scale project captures the voice of Parkinson's patients, families and caregivers.
May 26, 2015
May is Melanoma Awareness Month. Did you know there's a connection between this skin cancer and Parkinson's disease?
June 10, 2014
The same company that MJFF has funded for a clinical trial of a Parkinson's disease-modifying drug announces positive results from a study of its drug to slow Alzheimer's.
December 04, 2012
The Wall Street Journal reports on the hypothesis that Parkinson's may be caused in part by misfolded proteins that spread from one cell to another, best known for its role in "mad-cow disease."
December 03, 2012
The Michael J. Fox Foundation's staff Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist, Maurizio Facheris, MD, responds to questions on parkinsonism.