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Join us on April 23 at noon EST to discuss the importance of clinical trials in moving research forward as well as common questions and concerns about participating in trials

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We've teamed up with Magnolia Bakery to create a special, limited-edition MJFF cupcake for the month of April. Buy one at your local Magnolia Bakery location or online today!

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We believe that everyone has a meaningful contribution to offer towards speeding a cure for Parkinson's disease, so we're asking our social community to fill in the blank: "I'm curing Parkinson's..."

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We will keep you up to date all month long on events and ways that you can get involved.


Recapping Parkinson's Awareness Month

May 03, 2013

This Parkinson's Awareness Month was a busy one—at The Michael J. Fox Foundation and across the Parkinson's community. April included sweet treats, key milestones, great media hits and new friends....



U.S. Congress: April is Parkinson's Awareness Month

April 26, 2013

For the fourth straight year, Congress has officially declared April Parkinson's Awareness Month.



Join Our Upcoming Hot Topics Webinar: Demystifying the Clinical Trial Experience

April 19, 2013

Join us on Tuesday, April 23, 12-1 p.m. ET as contributing Editor Dave Iverson will discuss common misconceptions and frequently asked questions about clinical trial participation.



FOX FOTO FRIDAY: Michael J. Fox is Curing Parkinson's Disease

April 19, 2013

Michael J. Fox shared his entry for the "I'm Curing Parkinson's" photo contest on the Foundation's Facebook page.



Make Every Step Count at the Parkinson's Unity Walk on April 27 in New York City's Central Park

April 16, 2013

The event brings over 10,000 participants to come together to build disease awareness and raise donations to help fund ground-breaking research on better treatments, and hopefully one day a cure.



FOX FOTO FRIDAY: "How Sweet It Is!" Michael J. Fox Launches MJFF Cupcake at Magnolia Bakery

April 12, 2013

Last Friday, Michael J. Fox officially launched the MJFF Cupcake at Magnolia Bakery for Parkinson's Awareness Month. $1.75 from every MJFF cupcake sold in-stores or online..



Join Michael J. Fox as He Answers YOUR Questions in a Google+ Hangout on Monday April 15 at 2 p.m. ET

April 09, 2013

This Monday, April 15 at 2 p.m. ET, Michael J. Fox answers your questions live in a Google+ Hangout on the Foundation's Google+ Page!



A Sweet Way to Help Speed a Cure

April 01, 2013

We've teamed up with Magnolia Bakery to create a one-of-a-kind Michael J. Fox Foundation cupcake in honor of Parkinson's Awareness Month! For the entire month of April, Magnolia Bakery will donate...



Michael J. Fox Kicks Off Parkinson's Awareness Month with the April Issue of AARP The Magazine

March 28, 2013

All eyes are on Michael J. Fox as he graces the current issue of AARP The Magazine, and just in time for Parkinson's Awareness Month! In the feature, Michael talks about family, his return to TV...



What's Cooking for Parkinson's Awareness Month?

March 26, 2013

In preparation for Parkinson's Awareness Month this April, we've been cooking up some ideas so everyone and anyone can get involved in the search for a cure...







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