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Monday, August 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The WPC Announces 3 Recipients Of Its First WPC Award »
Julie Carter, Tom Isaacs & David Leventhal are honored by the World Parkinson Coalition for their contribution to the...
Friday, July 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why brain neurons in Parkinson's disease stop benefiting from levodopa »
WPC 2016 Speaker Dr. David Standaert & his team of researchers at The University of Alabama at Birmingham have un...
Monday, July 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scientists identify neurochemical signal likely missing in Parkinson's using imaging techniques »
Two Northwestern University neuroscientists have identified the neurochemical signal likely missing in Parkinson’s disease...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Traumatic Brain Injury Linked to Parkinson's, Lewy Body Pathology »
Traumatic Brain Injury Linked to Parkinson's, Lewy Body Pathology   Read full article:  http://www.neu...
Monday, June 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 2016 Travel Grant notifications will be sent out TOMORROW, June 14th »
Dear Travel Grant Applicants: Please note that due to an extremely high number of outstanding submissions, w...
Thursday, June 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Metabolite of multiple sclerosis drug could be safe, effective therapy for Parkinson's disease »
The metabolite of a drug that is helping patients battle multiple sclerosis appears to significantly slow the onset of Par...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New gene shown to cause Parkinson's disease »
Scientists have discovered a new cause of Parkinson's disease -- mutations in a gene called TMEM230. This appears to be th...
Monday, June 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Did head trauma give Muhammad Ali Parkinson's disease? »
WPC 2016 Program Chair, Dr. Marie-Francoise Chesselet comments on head trauma and Parkinson's in article on Muhammad Ali.&...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Approves First Drug for Psychosis Linked to Parkinson's »
Acadia Pharmaceuticals’s drug for psychosis linked to Parkinson’s disease was approved in the United States on Friday, bec...
Thursday, April 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Placebo Effect or Not, Acupuncture Improves Fatigue in Parkinson's »
Acupuncture may help relieve the debilitating fatigue associated with Parkinson's disease, though the beneficial effect ma...
Friday, March 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parky, a 6-foot-tall raccoon, fosters Parkinson awareness »
Franklin High in Portland, Oregon teens create mascot for the upcoming 4th World Parkinson Congress. Read the full story b...
Friday, March 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Future brain therapies for Parkinson's possible with stem cell bioengineering innovation »
Scientists at Rutgers and Stanford universities have created a new technology that could someday help treat Parkinson’s di...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parky the Raccoon statue made by Portland high school students »
Click here to watch the feature story about Carrie Berning and her Cosplay Club who made a 6ft tall statue of Parky the Ra...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adjusting Parkinson's Medication May Prolong Levine’s Tenure at the Met »
James Levine, music director of the The Metropolitan Opera since 1976, diagnosed with Parkinson's disease was amazed t...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scientists identify potential 'guardian' against neurodegeneration »
Click here to read full article:  http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-01/vari-sip012616.php?platform=hootsuite
Wednesday, January 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dementia Drug May Lower Risk of Falls Among Parkinson's Patients »
Click here to read full article: http://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2016-01-12/dementia-drug-may-lower-risk-...
Friday, January 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Anticholinergics Have No Effect on Cognition in Parkinson's »
New study results from #WPCwebcast Moderator Dr. David Burn find that Anticholinergics Have No Effect on Cognition in Park...
Tuesday, December 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis C May Increase Risk of Parkinson's Disease »
Read full article:  http://www.neurologyadvisor.com/movement-disorders/hepatitis-c-risk-factor-parkinsons-disease/art...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pesticide-Contaminated Milk May Contribute to Parkinson's Disease »
Read full article:  http://www.neurologyadvisor.com/movement-disorders/parkinsons-disease-risk-dairy-milk-pesticide-...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Troubling Link between Parkinson's & Smoking »
Read full article:  http://www.neurologyadvisor.com/parkinsons-disease-smoking-nicotine-tobacco-use-neuroprotective...
Thursday, December 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pineapple Pesticide Linked to Parkinson's Disease »
Read full article:  http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/pineapple-pesticide-linked-parkinsons-disease-n477346
Monday, December 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Abstract Submission for the WPC 2016 is now open! »
Submit your Scientific or Living with Parkinson's abstract for the 4th World Parkinson Congress. Click here for more de...
Thursday, December 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Depression May Be a Symptom of Parkinson's Disease »
Read full article:  http://www.hcplive.com/medical-news/depression-may-be-a-symptom-of-parkinsons-disease
Tuesday, December 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
A key ingredient in aspirin blocks cell death from Parkinson's disease »
Read more: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/303315.php
Wednesday, November 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WPC 2016 Committee Member Michael Okun to lead UF Neurology Dept. »
WPC 2013 Speaker, WPC 2016 Program Committee member & National Parkinson Foundation's Medical Director Michael Okun wi...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Sets Priority Review for PD Psychosis Drug »
ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Priority Review of NUPLAZID™ (Pimavanserin) New Drug Application for Parkinson’s Dise...
Tuesday, November 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Acupunture May Improve Gait in Parkinson's Disease »
Acupuncture may help improve gait function in people with Parkinson's disease, according to a study published in the Journ...
Tuesday, November 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scientists discover a 'switchboard' of molecules that protect against Parkinson's disease »
Click here to read more: http://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2015-10-scientists-switchboard-molecules-parkinson-disease.html
Tuesday, November 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
‪Exercise the key to living with Parkinson's disease »
‪‎ WPC 2016‬ Ambassador Jillian Carson explains the importance of exercise & Parkinson's disease: http://www.peninsul...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson's disease may begin in the gut »
More research on ‪‎Parkinson's‬ disease starting in the gut. Read full article here:  http://medicalxpress.com/n...
Monday, May 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exercise key for those with Parkinson’s disease »
  WPC 2016 Ambassador Jillian Carson was highlighted in this article on the importance of exercise for people liv...
Monday, May 11, 2015
EPDA's REMPARK Project Leads Way for Remote Management »
Read about EPDA's REMPARK program that aims to create a sensor that can measure and report symptoms to help neurologists w...
Friday, April 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apps to Track Exercise, Sleep Help Patients Participate in Clinical Trials »
  Read full article: http://www.wsj.com/articles/apps-to-track-exercise-sleep-help-patients-participate-in-cli...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parkinson’s disease: Stepping forth into exercise, stepping back into the world »
From set-dancing to choir sessions, Mags Mullarney’s social enterprise WPC Partner Move4Parkinson’s is helping people with...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New blood test may more accurately identify biomarkers for Parkinson's disease »
  A new blood test may more accurately identify blood signatures, or biomarkers, for Parkinson's disease (PD), a...

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