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2014 Headlines

Parkinson`s Disease Awareness Day Conference

20th Parkinson's Unity Walk to Take Place on April 26 in New York City's Central Park

Hot Topics in Movement Disorders: Treatment Options for Parkinsonís Disease, Essential Tremor, and Dystonia

2013 Headlines

Falls and Fear of Falling in Parkinsonís Disease With and Without Deep Brain Stimulation

The Parkinson Alliances announces results of their 15th survey on ďFalls and Fear of Falling in Parkinsonís disease for Individuals with and without Deep Brain StimulationĒ.

The Parkinson Alliance to Attend Victory Summit Symposium

14th Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run to Raise Funds and Awareness for Parkinsonís Research Will be Held on September 28th in Princetonís Carnegie Center

Michael J. Fox Foundation CEO Stresses Need for Collaboration in Scientific Research

New Survey Available on ďSleep in Parkinsonís Disease: A Comparison Between Those With and Without Deep Brain StimulationĒ

Upcoming Presentation on Speech and Parkinsonís at the 2013 ASHA Convention

14th Annual Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Runís King Award Will be Presented to The Residence Inn by Marriott, Princeton @ Carnegie Center

2013 Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raised Over $1.7 Million in Donations for Parkinsonís Research

19th Parkinson's Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 27, 2013

The Parkinson Alliance announces results from 14th Survey on Resilience in Parkinsonís Disease; Learn what you can do to help

Central Coast Parkinson Support Group 7th Annual Walk For Parkinson's

Thousands to come together on April 27 to unite walkers and leading organizations to raise awareness and funds for research

The Princeton Area Supports Parkinson's Awareness Month

2012 Headlines

First Choice Bank Golf Classic donates $39,000 to local charities: Hamilton Area YMCA, The Parkinson Alliance, Advancing Opportunities.

19th Parkinsonís Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 27, 2013

Communities to Unite at 13th Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run in Support of the Parkinsonís Community

The Parkinson Alliance to Attend the First Ever European Unity Walk

More than an Annual 5K: 13th Carnegie Center 5K and One Mile Fun Run to Take Place in Princeton, NJ

18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raises More Than $1.5 Million in Support of Parkinsonís Research

Abbottís Investigational Treatment for Advanced Parkinsonís Disease Demonstrates Positive Results in Phase 3 Clinical Trial

Thousands to Participate in 18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk in Support of Parkinsonís Community

DBS Survey Research will be presented at 16th International Congress of Parkinson

Parkinson's disease stopped in animal model through research funded by Team Parkinson and The Parkinson Alliance.

Get Your Copy of "Communication and Swallowing Disorders in Parkinson Disease"

2011 Headlines

Make your donation count this holiday season!‏

Princeton Dance for Parkinson's



UCLA's Dr. Allan Wu Discusses Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Upcoming Poster Presentation at the 2012 Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society

Joint Statement by Six Parkinson's Disease Organizations Regarding Proposed Label Change for Azilect submitted to FDA Advisory Committee Meeting on 10-17-11

View photos from the 2011 5K & Fun Run!

Get Your Copy of "Carson and His Shaky Paws Grampa"

Have you been waiting to find a book that lifts your spirits and warms your heart?

Donate to The Parkinson Alliance at McCaffrey’s Supermarkets throughout the month of June.

Living Well Challenge: A Victory Summit Panel Discussion Webinar on How to Live Well with Parkinsonôs

Alvaro Guillot Limited Edition Serigraph being Auctioned on ebay to Benefit The Parkinson Alliance.

Celebrity Chefs Reunite for Parkinson

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the loss of Bernie Kautz

Congratulations to GE Healthcare for FDA approved DaTscanô

2010 Headlines

The National VA Parkinson's Disease Consortium in San Francisco

The Parkinson Alliance Remembers Former Board Member Jim Maurer

ParkinSong 2010

LSVT Speech Treatment for Parkinson's

11th Annual Carnegie Center 5K and One Mile Fun Run

View photos and race results


Living Well with Parkinson's

LSVT Global launches Online LSVT LOUD Training and Certification for speech clinicians

LSVT Global appoints Frank Shinneman as President and CEO

Dr. Lorraine A. Ramig receives ASHA

LSVT Global launches the LSVT LOUD Companion

The Parkinson Alliance attends the 4th Annual Mid-Summer Marketing Showcase in Palmer Square, Princeton

April is Parkinson's Awareness Month

Alliance Team visits Huntington Memorial Hospital DBS Team

Shop at McCaffrey's

Princeton Dines Out for Parkinson's Disease

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the death of its co-founder, Allen Dale Severance

The Parkinson Alliance Pays Customer Visit to Medtronic

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the loss of Margot Zobel

"The Power of One" by Victoria Cordisco

2009 Headlines

Parkinson's Unity Walk New Event Director

Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run 2009

View photos and race results.


2007 Headlines

Read about the success of our annual 5K

Click here to learn more about this annual event.


2003 Headlines

Margaret Tuchman is featured in Medtronic "New Hope Profile"

2001 Headlines

Margaret Tuchman joins NJ Rep. Rush Holt (D) in Stem Cell Advocacy

Margaret Tuchman on DBS and Stem Cell Research

PD Community News

2014 Headlines

Cynapsus Therapeutics Awarded Second Grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

Chelsea Therapeutics Presents Efficacy and Safety Data for NORTHERA at International Congress of Parkinson`s Disease and Movement Disorders

Largest Ever Trial in Parkinson`s Disease Shows That For Long Term Treatment Levodopa is Better Than Newer Drugs

Clinical Study Results Demonstrate Therapeutic Advantages Of The Boston Scientific Verciseô DBS System For Patients With Parkinson`s Disease

University of Alabama Study Finds LRRK2 May Be Key to Combating Parkinson`s Disease

National Parkinson Foundation Study Finds U.S. Neurologist Care Saves 4,600 Lives of People with Parkinson`s Disease Each Year

FDA Approves Expanded Label for AZILECTģ for Treatment Across All Stages of Parkinsonís Disease

UCLA Researchers Identify New Gene Involved in Parkinson's Disease

Safinamide New Drug Application (NDA) Submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Teva`s Parkinson Drug Now Marketed in Japan

Rice University Researcher Rebooting Deep Brain Stimulation

Achieve Daily Victories Free Seminar Focusing on a Treatment for Parkinson`s Disease and Essential Tremor

Specialized Care Urged for Treating Parkinson`s Disease

Exenatide Has Potential as a Disease Modifying Agent in Parkinson`s Disease

Adamas Pharmaceuticals Provides Data Update On ADS-5102 At The American Academy Of Neurology Annual Meeting

Civitas Announces Positive Results from Phase II Inhaled Levodopa Trial

Parkinson`s Support Group at Capital Health Medical Center

AbbVie Announces Availability of New Advanced Parkinson`s Treatment in Canada

Impax Pharmaceuticals Resubmits New Drug Application for RYTARYô (Carbidopa and Levodopa) Extended-Release Capsules (IPX066)

Boston Scientific Corporation Enrolls the First Patient in a New Registry to Evaluate the Value of the Verciseô Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) System

Brain Imaging Tracer for Parkinson`s Disease

Parkinson`s Disease and Pesticides: What's the Connection?

Google Glasses Could Help Parkinsonís Sufferers

FDA Approves Vanderbilt Trial for Parkinsonís Treatment

Completion of a Study on Retinal Pathology in an Animal Model of Parkinson`s Disease

JFK Neuroscience Institute presents Fling into Spring

Parkinson's Disease Forum for Patients and Caregivers


MRI Interventions' Clearpoint System Now Utilized at Emory University in Atlanta

Potential Parkinson's Therapy Secures $23 Million for Testing from NIH after Foundation Funding

"Electronic Skin": New Hope for Parkinsonís Patients

Parkinson`s Organizations Applaud Efforts to Bring More Drugs to Market

Advances in Treating Parkinsonís, Essential Tremor, Dystonia, Touretteís, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

The Communication Connection: The Art & Science of Staying in Touch while Living Well with Parkinsonís

NeuroDerm Announces Enrollment in a Second Phase 2 Study of ND0612, a Continuous Levodopa/Carbidopa Drug for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

UCLA Researchers Link Common Pesticides to Parkinsonís Disease

New Research Offers Explanation About Why Deep Brain Stimulation Works

Study Evaluating Additional Indications for Tevaís Azilect

FDA Approves Chelsea Therapeuticsí Northera for Treatment of Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension

Berg And The Parkinson's Institute And Clinical Center Announce Key Clinical Study Focused on Game-changing Innovations In Parkinson's Disease Biomarker Discovery

March 12th Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on a Treatment for Parkinson

National Parkinson Foundation Partners with SBR Health Provide Increased Access to Expert Parkinson's Disease Care

For Workers with Parkinson's, It's a Tough Job

PatientsLikeMe and Sage Bionetworks Launch Open Science Study for People with Parkinson's Disease

New Potential Cell Therapy for Parkinsonís

Crossing the Lines Between Parkinson

Researchers ID More Pesticides Linked to Parkinson's, Gene that Increases Risk

Ruby Foundation to Merge with Davis Phinney Foundation

Device to Help Prevent Falls Invented in Australia

Research Identifies Enzyme that Blocks Paths to Parkinson's Disease

Amarantus In-licenses Levadopa-induced Dyskinesia Phase 2b-ready Eltoprazine from PGI Drug Discovery

Gene Found That Protects Against Neurodegenerative Diseases

Novel Gene Therapy for Parkinsonís Disease Clears Hurdle

Asleep During Brain Surgery: A Comfortable Alternative for Patients with Parkinson's Disease

Disparities Among Which Parkinsonís Patients Receive Deep Brain Stimulation

Parkinson's Research Study Shows Inosine Compound Raises Urate Levels

2013 Headlines

Stanford Researchers Record Data from Brain of Ambulatory Parkinson's Patient

Ohio State Study Shows Exercise Improves Depression in Parkinson's Patients

Medtronic Recently Received FDA Approval of Updated Labeling for DBS for Parkinsonís Disease

Neurologist at Emory Awarded $3 Million Life Sciences Breakthrough Award

ďSmart glassesĒ to Improve Gait of Parkinson

Researchers Discover That an Important Clue to Diagnosing Parkinsonís Disease May Lie Just Beneath the Skin

NINDS Sponsors Parkinsonís Meeting to Identify Challenges and Define Research Priorities

Gene-Silencing Study Finds New Targets for Parkinson's Disease

Genetic Mutation Increases Risk of Parkinson's Disease from Pesticides

UCLA and Emory Researchers Find a Chemical Signature for 'Fast' Form of Parkinson's

US WorldMeds Launches Final Phase III Trial to Study Myobloc Injections to Treat Drooling

New Parkinson's Disease Genes Discovered by the Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center and Population Diagnostics, Inc.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation Expands Fox Trial Finder To Help Accelerate Parkinson's Trials Worldwide

Princeton Dance for Parkinson Class to be Held on December 12, 2013

Parkinsonís Disease Awareness Event to be Held at Mt. Sinai Medical Center on 12.3.13

Neurosurgeon Provides ďAsleepĒ Option for Patients Undergoing DBS Surgery

LSVTís At-Home Voice Training Software Helps Parkinson

Hamilton Area YMCAís Delay the Disease Class

Living Well With PD: A program for PD patients and their caregivers

Parkinson's Disease Breakthrough May Lie in Gene Mutations

New Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation System the First to Sense and Record Brain Activity While Delivering Therapy

MRI Interventions' ClearPoint System Facilitates Asleep DBS Surgery at San Francisco VA Medical Center for Veterans with Parkinson's Disease

Potential New Drug Being Studied to Treat Off Times for Parkinsonís Patients

Video Series on Parkinsonís Released by Veterans Health Administration

2013 Morris K. Udall Awards Dinner

New Surgical Technique for Deep Brain Stimulation Proves Accurate and Safe

Sixteen International Parkinson`s Disease Organizations Join Forces to Raise Global Awareness for Clinical Trial Participation

The Gallery of Hope and Pride 3rd Annual Art Exhibit

Living Well and Living Creatively with Parkinsonís

Parkinsonís book geared toward helping families across the globe.

April 11th Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on Treatment for Parkinsonís Disease

$14.4 Billion Economic Burden of Parkinson

Mallory Lewis and "Lamb Chop" to perform two shows to benefit Parkinson

March 2nd Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on Treatment for Parkinsonís Disease

Pesticides and Parkinson

2012 Headlines

Attend the PAN Forum Ė Make your Voice Heard in Washington, D.C.!

Speech Treatment for Parkinson Disease: The Science and Practice of LSVTģ LOUD

Vanderbilt University and Bristol-Myers Squibb Sign Collaboration Agreement to Develop Novel Treatments for Parkinsonís Disease

JFK Medical Center Hosts A Parkinsonís Disease Seminar on September 18th

JOIN US FOR BRUNCH EXPLORE THE LATEST ADVANCEMENTS IN PARKINSONíS DISEASE & ESSENTIAL TREMOR

Physical & Occupational Therapy for Parkinson Disease: The Science and Practice of LSVTģ BIG

UCB Launches Neuproģ in the U.S. to treat Parkinsonís Disease and Restless Legs Syndrome

2011 Headlines

The Science Behind Exercise and Improved Motor Function in Parkinson

Scientists create neurons with symptoms of Parkinson

2008 Headlines

Novartis Stalevo FIRST STEP Study Publication Press Release

US FDA approves Requip

Teva Offers Free Easy-To-Read Pd Resource Guide In English And Spanish

Novartis offers patient resources website

2007 Headlines

New dosage strength of Stalevoģ approved in US

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