Latest Parkinson Stories

2011-05-28 00:00:50

Delay The Disease Functional Fitness exercise plan shows people with Parkinson’s how to conquer everyday challenges of living with the disease. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 27, 2011 For most of us, being able to pass through an open doorway or walk in a crowd is something we take for granted.

2011-05-03 08:00:00

--Out of the Park for Parkinson's Campaign Launches its Second Season-- CHICAGO and MIAMI, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gordon Beckham, second baseman for the Chicago White Sox, is making a donation to the National Parkinson Foundation for every home run that he hits during the 2011 season and he is asking his fans to join him.

2011-04-29 13:00:00

LOS ANGELES and MIAMI, April 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ball Up, LLC has joined forces with the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) to launch Ball Up for Parkinson's, an initiative to help raise awareness of Parkinson's disease (PD).

2011-04-28 07:00:00

Largest grassroots fundraiser in the U.S.

2011-03-31 07:00:00

Largest single-day grassroots event to raise awareness and funds for the Parkinson's community KINGSTON, N.J., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Parkinson Alliance announced today that the 2011 Parkinson's Unity Walk will take place on Saturday, April 16, 2011, in New York City's Central Park.

2011-01-07 18:40:55

Just 5 percent of Parkinson’s disease cases can be explained by genetic mutation, while the rest have no known cause.

2010-12-03 07:35:00

Could a video game system benefit those who suffer from Parkinson's disease?

2010-11-18 11:15:00

LONDON, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 2entertain has announced the release of The Michael Parkinson Collection.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.