Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Nutrition"
August 03, 2015
Dr. Dolhun, MJFF staff movement disorders specialist, talks about diet and Parkinson's in a new video.
September 15, 2014
Recent study finds people living with Parkinson's disease may be at greater risk for malnutrition.
May 28, 2014
David Irwin, MD, from the University of Pennsylvania, answers questions from our last Webinar on the overlap between Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
December 24, 2013
The "Going Beyond Dopamine" Webinar — part of our Hot Topics in Parkinson's Disease Research Seminar Series — covered different options for treating Parkinson's disease (PD), outside of medication. ...
October 01, 2012
A recent online commentary in The New York Times makes the case that Alzheimer's disease (AD) may in fact be a third type of diabetes, citing new and "increasingly persuasive" studies.
September 01, 2012
Top Chef Master Chris Cosentino shared some of his favorite recipes with us. These meet dietary guidelines for people with Parkinson's, so check them out!
August 02, 2012
While we don't yet understand how, research has indicated that caffeine may have a neuroprotective effect—meaning that people who are regular coffee drinkers are less likely to develop Parkinson's....
June 22, 2012
Last week The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research hosted the third call in our ongoing Seminar Call Series on Hot Topics in PD Research, focusing on holistic approaches to treating PD.
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).
April 11, 2012
A recent study published in the journal Neurology found that diets high in flavonoid-rich foods may lower Parkinson's disease (PD) risk in men.