Latest Parkinson Stories

2010-04-05 10:00:00

PHOENIX, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Lescault, president of SCAN Health Plan Arizona, has been chosen to serve as chairman of the board for the Parkinson Network of Arizona (PNA) board of directors, effective immediately.

2010-02-22 08:11:00

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced that the U.S.

2010-02-11 08:00:00

-- Leading Movement Disorder Experts and Davis Phinney Join More than 50 Contributors to Offer Innovative Resource for all Ages and Stages of the Disease -- BOULDER, Colo., Feb.

2010-02-01 08:00:00

PHOENIX, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of SCAN Health Plan Arizona are wearing new hats as they plan and execute the fourth annual Walk-the-Fight, fundraising walk to benefit the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center.

2009-10-06 09:49:43

Drivers with mild to moderate Parkinson's disease may be at higher risk of crashes on foggy days and other times of low visibility.

2009-06-01 10:00:00

PHOENIX, June 1 /PRNewswire/ --- Tom Lescault, president of SCAN Health Plan Arizona and president of the Arizona Association of Health Plans, was recently appointed to the Parkinson Network of Arizona board of directors.

2009-05-07 12:48:00

Largest grassroots fundraiser in the U.S.

2009-04-29 11:41:00

Data indicated comparable efficacy and safety for extended release and immediate release formulations of pramipexole SEATTLE, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- New findings from two double-blind studies investigating the efficacy, safety and tolerability of pramipexole dihydrochloride tablets in an extended release, once-daily formulation, for the treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD), are being presented today at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 61st Annual Meeting in Seattle. The first...

2009-04-28 07:00:00

Stalevo Will Retain Decision Resources' Gold-Standard Status Through 2017 for Parkinson's Disease, According to a New Report from Decision Resources WALTHAM, Mass., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that a once-daily transdermal formulation of levodopa would earn a 30 percent patient share in Parkinson's disease in both the United States and in Europe, according to surveyed U.S.

2009-04-09 12:29:00

First Ever Virtual Parkinson's Unity Walk Launched to Expand Participation and Donations NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday April 25, the Parkinson's disease community will unite in New York City's Central Park for the 15th annual Parkinson's Unity Walk to raise awareness and funds for Parkinson's disease research.

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