Gocovri Improves Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s Patients

From: Gocovri (amantadine) extended release oral capsules provided long-term improvements of motor complications in Parkinson’s disease patients, according to results from […]

Assistive technology

Vermont Assistive technology helps people with disabilities fully access their world. This technology can be used as-is, or it can […]

Vision and Parkinson’s

FoxFeed Blog Ask the MD: Vision and Parkinson’s Disease ADPA How Parkinson’s Affects Your Eyes    

Open Letter to Acadia Pharmacudicals

TO: Paul Sciortino Neuroscience Sales Specialist ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. cell 802-238-3903 From: Jud Eson and Nancy R. Eson Hi Paul, We […]

Nilotinib for Parkinson’s Disease

Nilotinib, under the brand name Tasigna, by Novartis is a potential new treatment for Parkinson’s disease (PD). Read more Nilotinib for Parkinson’s […]

How to make stress your friend 

Stress can magnify Parkinson’s symptoms. This video may give you some stress reducing strategies.  Read more

Participate in a research study 

Parkinson’s Disease Study The purpose of our current research is to identify molecules in the saliva, called microRNAs, which can […]

National HelpLine

Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease? Are you adjusting to life several years into PD? […]

Stem Cells and Parkinson’s

From What are stem cells? Stem cells are a renewable source of tissue that can be coaxed to become […]

Can Stress Cause Parkinson’s?

Read more Conclusion “We speculate that chronic emotional stress may cause dopaminergic cell loss in susceptible individuals and propose that […]

Gene mutation and Parkinson’s

By and large, Parkinson’s has not been considered to be a genetic disease. The majority of cases are called idiopathic, […]

Generic Azilect available 

I just had my azilect prescription refilled.  I was able to get the get the  generic (rasagiline mesylate) for the […]

Long-term outlook

Life expectancy for people with Parkinson’s who receive proper treatment is often about the same as for the general population. […]