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Thursday, March 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
#WPC2013 Speaker Soania Mathur releases 2nd book on starting dialogue w/ children about Parkinson's »
WPC 2016 Program Committee Member & WPC 2013 Speaker Soania Mathur has released her 2nd book called "Shaky Hands - A K...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 2013 Speaker Maria Barretto honored at the International Women's Day celebration in Mumbai »
  ‪WPC 2013‬ Speaker Dr. Maria Barretto was honored on International Women's Day this past Sunday at a celebratio...
Monday, February 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Having Parkinson's since I was 13 has made me an expert in self-care »
  WPC Ambassador, Sara Riggare was just published in The Guardian. Check out her story on #selfcare and how she'...
Monday, February 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Bright Side of Parkinson’s »
Portland Countdown co-host Jon Palfreman wrote an OpEd in the NY Times. He also has a book coming out later this year call...
Monday, February 09, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 201 Hot Topics Presenter wins the Fonds Santé Award »
  WPC 2013 Hot Topics Presenter Alexandru Hanganu was named the award winner of the Fonds Santé in Quebec for hi...
Monday, February 09, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Say “ahh” and let your smartphone check for Parkinson’s disease »
  Click here to read full article: http://qz.com/339188/say-ahh-and-let-your-smartphone-check-for-parkinsons-di...
Friday, January 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expensive Drugs Work Better Than Cheap Ones »
  In a new placebo study by WPC 2016 Program Committee Member Dr. Alberto Espay, it was found that when patients...
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 »
  Learn more: http://mobihealthnews.com/36435/wearable-tracker-for-parkinsons-disease-gets-fda-nod/
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 »
Click here to read full article: http://www.fiercebiotech.com/story/israels-neuroderm-banks-16m-advance-its-parkinsons-...
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...

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