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Monday, January 05, 2015
WPC Partner NPF wins $75,000 donation from DSW »
WPC Partner National Parkinson Foundation won a $75,000 donation from DSW: Designer Shoe Warehouse as the winner of their...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson Society Canada honors WPC 2016 APC Co-Chair Alice Templin »
  WPC 2016 Advocates for Parkinson Committee Co-Chair and WPC 2013 Speaker Alice Templin was recognized by WPC Part...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 2013 Ambassador Bob Kuhn installed as TWU President »
WPC 2013 Ambassador & Opening Ceremony Speaker Bob Kuhn was installed as Trinity Western University's 4th President. R...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Charity alliance with WPC partners to sink £30m into brain disease research »
A new Charity alliance including WPC Partners The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research & Parkinson's UK...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Read about WPC President Serge Przedborski's new role at Columbia University Medical Center »
  Our illustrious President and long time board member Dr. Serge Przedborski has been appointed the inaugural dire...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
A complicated condition- living with Parkinson's by WPC 2016 Ambassador Dilys Parker »
  WPC 2016 Ambassador Dilys Parker wrote an insightful article for Scoop Independent News about living with Parkins...
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Parkinson’s Drugs Need Warnings About Compulsive Behaviors: Study »
  A new analysis suggests in JAMA Internal Medicine finds these widely used drugs. known as dopamine receptor agoni...
Thursday, October 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson’s drugs linked to impulse control disorders »
Dopamine receptor agonist drugs were linked with higher risks for pathological gambling, hypersexuality and compulsive sho...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Parkinson's disease can migrate from gut to brain, shows research »
  Researchers at Lund University in Sweden now present the first direct evidence that the disease can actually mig...
Thursday, October 02, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opting for Optimism: A pastor and teacher shares his perspective on coping with Parkinson's disease »
  Read this inspiring story on optimism when coping with Parkinson's Disease.
Friday, September 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Human protein may trigger Parkinson's disease »
  A study led by ‪‎WPC Scientific Update speaker Dr. Miquel Vila from Vall d'Hebron Research Institute (VHIR) has fo...
Friday, September 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The World Parkinson Coalition Is Hoping to Close the Door on Parkinson's »
  Read the article written by WPC Executive Director Eli Pollard published in the Huffington Post on how the World...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Edmond J. Safra National Parkinson's Wellness Initiative Launched »
  WPC Partner National Parkinson Foundation and longtime supporter of the WPC, the Edmond J. Safra Philanthropic F...
Monday, September 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wearable tracker for Parkinson’s disease gets FDA nod »
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Wednesday, September 03, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gene to fight Parkinson's discovered at UCLA labs »
WPC 2010 Speaker Dr. Ming Guo & her researchers at the University of California Los Angeles have identified a new gene...
Tuesday, September 02, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lundbeck announces availability of new therapy for rare neurologic disorder »
  ‎WPC Scientific Update Lead Supporter Lundbeck Announces Availability of NORTHERA™ (droxidopa) Capsules in the U....
Tuesday, August 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Israel's NeuroDerm banks $16M to advance its Parkinson's pump »
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Monday, July 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson's treatment could change after genes study »
A major worldwide study, part-funded by WPC Partner Parkinson's UK could help revolutionize how the degenerative disease i...
Thursday, July 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why Investigators are Optimistic about an Immunotherapy for Parkinson's Disease »
WPC 2013 Speaker Dr. Virginia Lee and past WPC speaker John Trojanowski, MD, PhD, have successfully blocked the cell-to-ce...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson's boosts creativity »
A study by ‪WPC 2013‬ Speaker Dr. Rivka Inzelberg has found that Parkinson's boosts creativity. Read more: http://www....
Wednesday, July 09, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cinnamon may be used to halt progression of Parkinson's »
New research, published in the the   Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology by researchers at RUSH University Medi...
Wednesday, July 09, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Switch' in Alzheimer's and stroke patient brains prevents generation and survival of neurons »
A new study finds a modification to the transcriptional protein MEF2 that inhibits the growth of new brain cells and survi...
Thursday, July 03, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Walking improves mood, eases fatigue in those with Parkinson's »
Dr. Ergun Uc and team recently published the results of their study looking at the impact of brisk walking on people with...
Tuesday, July 01, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who Dropped the Ball on L-dopa? A Patient’s Lament »
Journal on Parkinson's Disease publishes editorial by Jon Palfreman on L-dopa and the challenges of finding the best deliv...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reliable L-Dopa Tops for Early Parkinson's »
WPC 2013 Speakers Dr. Anthony Lang and Dr. Connie Marras recently published the results of their large clinical trial find...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Approves Expanded Label for AZILECT for Treatment Across All Stages of Parkinson's Disease »
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for...
Wednesday, June 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 2010 Speaker Dr. Guo identifies new gene involved in Parkinson's »
Dr. Ming Guo's team of UCLA researchers has identified a new gene involved in Parkinson's disease, a finding that may one...
Wednesday, June 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New test for Parkinson's »
Watch this news story about the relationship between N8-acetyl spermidine and Parkinson's progression: http://www.news4j...
Thursday, May 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check out our new website! »
Click here to read our latest special eNews about Phase 1 and 2 of our website redesign .
Tuesday, May 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Human protein may trigger Parkinson's disease »
A study led by WPC 2013 Program Committee Member, Speaker and WPC Scientific Update Speaker Dr. Miquel Vila has shown that...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Running the globe for Parkinson's »
Dr. Marcus Cranston is running 44 countries in four weeks and four days to help tell the story of those affected by Parkin...
Monday, May 19, 2014
Researchers Attack Parkinson's from Different Angle »
Read about the exciting work being done by WPC 2013 presenter, Dr. Angela Cenci-Nilsson, at LUND University. WPC likes to...
Friday, May 16, 2014
Lundbeck to Buy US Firm Chelsea Therapeutics for Up to $658 million »
Read about the deal and how Lundbeck would gain the rights to the drug Northera, which was recently approved by the FDA to...
Thursday, May 15, 2014
‘Smart skin’ may keep the doctor away »
Electronic patch embedded with sensors, nanoparticles raises hope for treating Parkinson’s Read article here: http://nw...

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