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2013-11-05 08:36:23

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 4,500 people will run and walk a 5K course to raise funds and awareness about pancreatic cancer, the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United States, at PurpleStride Philadelphia 2013 on November 9, 2013. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/63440-pancreatic-cancer-action-network-philadelphia (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111004/LA79914LOGO)...

2013-11-01 12:28:00

Emphasizes Critical Role of Care Partners in Parkinson's Research During National Family Caregivers Month NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of National Family Caregivers Month this November, the Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) asks care partners to play their part in helping to find the cure for Parkinson's disease by visiting www.pdf.org/pair. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/DC97663LOGO) "When our loved ones are first diagnosed,...

2013-10-29 23:32:53

Michaela Paige will perform at the South Florida Hydrocephalus WALK on November 9, 2013 to benefit the Hydrocephalus Association. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Michaela Paige, a singer and songwriter best known for her R&B and pop music style, and favorite local radio show host, will perform at the annual South Florida Hydrocephalus Association WALK on Saturday, November 9, 2013 in Deerfield Beach. The event will raise funds to support critical research initiatives and...

2013-10-16 12:24:04

Event Aims to Educate on Local Opportunities to Join the Pursuit for a Cure NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) will host a Clinical Trials Fair in New York City on Saturday, October 19, to raise awareness and understanding of local Parkinson's research opportunities among patients, their families and friends, and other interested volunteers. "I am grateful to the researchers, neurologists and everyone in...

2013-10-04 16:21:57

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) has created think/able: Miles for a Cure, calling on the Parkinson's community to walk, run, or bike a collective 50,000 miles to raise funds for research. For 30 days only, medical technology company Medtronic will match miles tracked through the Charity Miles smartphone application (app) with dollars up to $50,000. "Miles for a Cure offers a great way for our community to...

2013-10-01 23:34:52

Dr. Benjamin Warf, renowned pediatric neurosurgeon, will raise awareness of an incurable brain condition. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 The Hydrocephalus Association announced today that renowned pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. Benjamin Warf, will serve as the keynote speaker at its first annual Vision Dinner on October 10, 2013, in New York City. The event entitled, "A Time for Awareness. The Hope for a Cure," will bring together politicians, neurosurgeons, scientists,...

2013-09-19 23:32:48

Memorial Hermann’s Mischer Neuroscience Institute and Texas Children’s Hospital will join the Hydrocephalus Association at their 2nd Annual charity WALK in Houston on September 21, 2013. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Memorial Hermann’s Mischer Neuroscience Institute and Texas Children’s Hospital will join nearly 300 walkers representing local families, schools, corporations and organizations as they mobilize for the Hydrocephalus Association’s (HA) 2nd Annual Houston,...

2013-09-17 12:29:43

-- Dr. Jonah Chan wins for creating cutting-edge and cost-effective technologies to solve the challenge of brain repair for people with MS NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Neuroscientist Jonah Chan, PhD, at the University of California, San Francisco, is the first recipient of a new international prize launched to recognize innovation and progress in multiple sclerosis (MS) research. Dr. Chan, Associate Professor of Neurology and holder of the Debbie and Andy...

2013-09-12 12:26:56

Sun Devils' Real-Time Head Impact Data and Genetic Information Could Provide Keys to Advancement in Player Protection and Performance ROSEMONT, Ill. and TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, today announced that the Pac-12's Arizona State University and its Sun Devil football program will participate as the first university research partner in a new study designed to advance athlete concussion detection and...

2013-09-11 23:26:53

It's not too late to join more than 300 participants who will WALK this Sunday to raise awareness and funds for the Hydrocephalus Association (HA), the national's largest non-profit dedicated to supporting the 1 million Americans living with hydrocephalus. Rogers, Minnesota (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 More than 300 walkers representing local families, schools, corporations and organizations are expected to mobilize for the Hydrocephalus Association’s (HA) Minneapolis/St. Paul MN...