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2014
  06/19/2014 Medicare & Parkinsonís Disease: Therapy Caps and the Exceptions Process
  06/11/2014 Largest Ever Trial in Parkinson's Disease Shows That For Long Term Treatment Levodopa is Better Than Newer Drugs
  06/11/2014 University of Alabama Study Finds LRRK2 May Be Key to Combating Parkinsonís Disease
  06/09/2014 FDA Approves Expanded Label for AZILECT® for Treatment Across All Stages of Parkinsonís Disease
  06/09/2014 UCLA Researchers Identify New Gene Involved in Parkinson's Disease
  06/03/2014 Safinamide New Drug Application (NDA) Submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  05/30/2014 Teva`s Parkinson Drug Now Marketed in Japan
  05/28/2014 Rice University Researcher Rebooting Deep Brain Stimulation
  05/27/2014 May 2014 Updates
  05/27/2014 Specialized Care Urged for Treating Parkinson's Disease
  05/13/2014 CEO of The Parkinson Alliance Appointed to Brookingsí National Medical Device Postmarket Surveillance System Planning Board
  05/12/2014 Exenatide Has Potential as a Disease Modifying Agent in Parkinson`s Disease
  05/12/2014 Adamas Pharmaceuticals Provides Data Update On ADS-5102 At The American Academy Of Neurology Annual Meeting
  05/07/2014 Civitas Announces Positive Results from Phase II Inhaled Levodopa Trial
  05/06/2014 The Parkinson Alliance Reports Findings Pertaining to Sleep in Parkinson`s
  04/15/2014 April 2014 Updates
  04/11/2014 Impax Pharmaceuticals Resubmits New Drug Application for RYTARYô (Carbidopa and Levodopa) Extended-Release Capsules (IPX066)
  04/11/2014 Brain Imaging Tracer for Parkinson`s Disease
  04/09/2014 Parkinson`s Disease and Pesticides: What's the Connection?
  04/09/2014 Google Glasses Could Help Parkinson`s Sufferers
  04/09/2014 FDA Approves Vanderbilt Trial for Parkinson`s Treatment
  04/09/2014 Completion of a Study on Retinal Pathology in an Animal Model of Parkinson`s Disease
  04/03/2014 Parkinson`s Support Group at Capital Health Medical Center
  04/03/2014 Potential Parkinson's Therapy Secures $23 Million for Testing from NIH After Foundation Funding
  04/01/2014 March 2014 Updates
  04/01/2014 "Electronic Skin": New Hope for Parkinsonís Patients
  03/30/2014 Parkinson`s Disease Foundation Announces $20,000 in Grant Funding for Patient-Centered Research to Speed New Treatments
  03/26/2014 Parkinson`s Organizations Applaud Efforts to Bring More Drugs to Market
  03/20/2014 Reserve Your Seat on a Chartered Bus to the Unity Walk from North Jersey
  03/13/2014 NeuroDerm Announces Enrollment in a Second Phase 2 Study of ND0612, a Continuous Levodopa/Carbidopa Drug for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
  03/13/2014 UCLA Researchers Link Common Pesticides to Parkinsonís Disease
  03/13/2014 New Research Offers Explanation About Why Deep Brain Stimulation Works
  03/07/2014 New survey available on "Autonomic Symptoms in Parkinson's Disease"
  02/25/2014 Study Evaluating Additional Indications for Tevaís Azilect
  02/19/2014 FDA Approves Chelsea Therapeuticsí Northera for Treatment of Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension
  02/19/2014 Berg And The Parkinson's Institute And Clinical Center Announce Key Clinical Study Focused On Game-changing Innovations In Parkinson's Disease Biomarker Discovery
  02/17/2014 National Parkinson Foundation Partners with SBR Health Provide Increased Access to Expert Parkinson's Disease Care
  02/17/2014 February 2014 Updates
  02/12/2014 For Workers with Parkinson's, It's a Tough Job
  02/07/2014 Researchers ID More Pesticides Linked to Parkinson's, Gene that Increases Risk
  02/06/2014 Crossing the Lines Between Parkinson's and Alzheimer's
  02/06/2014 PatientsLikeMe and Sage Bionetworks Launch Open Science Study for People with Parkinson's Disease
  02/05/2014 New Potential Cell Therapy for Parkinsonís
  02/04/2014 LSVT LOUD and LSVT BIG Now Available in Clay County, Florida
  02/04/2014 Device to Help Prevent Falls Invented in Australia
  02/04/2014 Research Identifies Enzyme that Blocks Paths to Parkinson's Disease
  02/01/2014 Ruby Foundation to Merge with Davis Phinney Foundation
  01/30/2014 Hot Topics in Movement Disorders: Treatment Options for Parkinsonís Disease, Essential Tremor, and Dystonia
  01/21/2014 Amarantus In-licenses Levadopa-induced Dyskinesia Phase 2b-ready Eltoprazine from PGI Drug Discovery
  01/21/2014 January 2014 Updates
  01/14/2014 Novel Gene Therapy for Parkinsonís Disease Clears Hurdle
  01/12/2014 Disparities Among Which Parkinsonís Patients Receive Deep Brain Stimulation
  01/11/2014 Gene Found That Protects Against Neurodegenerative Diseases
  01/11/2014 Asleep During Brain Surgery: A Comfortable Alternative for Patients with Parkinson's Disease
  01/10/2014 Parkinson's Research Study Shows Inosine Compound Raises Urate Levels
2013
  12/17/2013 Stanford Researchers Record Data from Brain of Ambulatory Parkinson's Patient
  12/17/2013 Ohio State Study Shows Exercise Improves Depression in Parkinson's Patients
  12/17/2013 Medtronic Recently Received FDA Approval of Updated Labeling for DBS for Parkinsonís Disease
  12/17/2013 Neurologist at Emory Awarded $3 Million Life Sciences Breakthrough Award
  12/17/2013 ďSmart GlassesĒ to Improve Gait of Parkinson's Patients
  12/17/2013 Researchers Discover That an Important Clue to Diagnosing Parkinsonís Disease May Lie Just Beneath the Skin
  12/12/2013 The Parkinson Alliance Reports Findings on Falls and Fear of Falling in Parkinson's Disease With and Without Deep Brain Stimulation
  12/10/2013 December 2013 Updates
  12/09/2013 NINDS Sponsors Parkinsonís Meeting to Identify Challenges and Define Research Priorities
  12/09/2013 UCLA and Emory Researchers Find a Chemical Signature for 'Fast' Form of Parkinsonís
  12/03/2013 Gene-Silencing Study Finds New Targets for Parkinson's Disease
  12/02/2013 20th Parkinsonís Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 26, 2014
  12/02/2013 Genetic Mutation Increases Risk of Parkinson's Disease from Pesticides
  11/25/2013 US WorldMeds Launches Final Phase III Trial to Study Myobloc Injections to Treat Drooling
  11/25/2013 November 2013 Updates
  11/25/2013 New Parkinson's Disease Genes Discovered by the Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center and Population Diagnostics, Inc.
  11/25/2013 MRI Interventions' ClearPoint System Facilitates Asleep DBS Surgery at San Francisco VA Medical Center for Veterans with Parkinson's Disease
  11/14/2013 The Michael J. Fox Foundation Expands Fox Trial Finder to Help Accelerate Parkinson's Trials Worldwide
  11/12/2013 The Michael J. Fox Foundation Leads Charge to Develop Alpha-Synuclein PET Tracer to Image Parkinson's Disease Biomarker
  11/06/2013 University of Alabama Scientists Discover a New Molecule That Could Prevent Parkinson's Disease From Spreading
  10/29/2013 App for Smart Glasses is Being Developed to Improve Gait
  10/29/2013 Study identifies possible biomarker for Parkinson's disease
  10/23/2013 October 2013 Updates
  10/22/2013 Your Dollars are at Work Ė 2013 PUW Research Grants Have Been Awarded
  10/18/2013 Study of Hi-Tech Brain Implant to Stop Parkinson's Growth
  10/12/2013 Voice Program Boosts Speech in Parkinson's
  10/12/2013 UCB Highlights Educational Support Programs for People Living with Parkinson's Disease at the 2013 World Parkinson Congress
  10/12/2013 'First-in-man' Implant of Regenerative Cell Therapy in Parkinson's Disease
  10/12/2013 Investigational Diabetes Drug May Also Have Future as Treatment for Parkinson's Disease
  10/12/2013 Promising Early Findings From Parkinsonís Biomarker Study
  10/12/2013 New Technique Could Treat Parkinsonís Using Patientís Own Brain Cells
  10/12/2013 The National Parkinson Foundation Launches Spanish and Low Health Literacy Versions of Free Hospitalization Kit
  09/27/2013 September 2013 Updates
  09/18/2013 The Parkinson Alliance to Attend Victory Summit Symposium
  09/11/2013 LSVTís At-Home Voice Training Software Helps Parkinson's Patients Improve Speech
  09/11/2013 Civitas Therapeutics, Inc. Plans Phase 2b Study of CVT-301, Inhaled L-dopa for Parkinson's Disease
  09/11/2013 Research Yields First Detailed View of Morphing Parkinson's Protein
  09/11/2013 Neurosurgeon Provides ďAsleepĒ Option for Patients Undergoing DBS Surgery
  09/03/2013 Michael J. Fox Foundation CEO Stresses Need for Collaboration in Scientific Research
  09/03/2013 Promising First Test to Detect Parkinsonís Disease
  09/03/2013 Anti-Wrinkle Ingredient: 'Preventive Potential' in Parkinson's Disease
  08/26/2013 Listen to The Parkinson Alliance Discussion Regarding Resilience and Parkinsonís on Voice Aerobics BlogTalkRadio
  08/14/2013 August 2013 Updates
  08/13/2013 Parkinson's Disease Breakthrough May Lie in Gene Mutations
  08/13/2013 MRI Interventions' ClearPoint System Enables Precise Delivery of Promising Investigational Gene Therapy in Parkinson's Disease Phase I Clinical Trial
  08/13/2013 Potential New Drug Being Studied to Treat Off Times for Parkinsonís Patients
  08/13/2013 New Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation System the First to Sense and Record Brain Activity While Delivering Therapy
  08/01/2013 Statin Use May Reduce Parkinson's Risk, Study Says
  08/01/2013 Parkinson's Discovery Yields Potential to 'Protect' Nerve Cells
  07/24/2013 NPF Launches a PD App
  07/23/2013 Transforming Proteins May Explain the Many Faces of Parkinsonís
  07/16/2013 Teva CNS @PDWalkofFame Instagram Feed Now Live on ParkinsonsHealth.com!
  07/15/2013 July 2013 Updates
  07/08/2013 June 2013 Updates
  07/02/2013 Video Series on Parkinsonís Released by Veterans Health Administration
  06/28/2013 Medication Alone Insufficient in Treating Depression in Parkinsonís Disease
  06/28/2013 2013 Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raised Over $1.7 Million in Donations for Parkinsonís Research
  06/24/2013 Scientists Develop New Parkinson's Disease Drug Treatment That Attacks Symptoms on Two Fronts
  06/24/2013 Antioxidant Diapocynin Prevents Parkinsonís Disease Motor Symptoms in Mice
  06/17/2013 Top 50 Teams - Parkinson's Unity Walk 2013
  06/17/2013 Brittany Ryan of Team Ryanís Hope is the Winner of the 2013 PUW Video Contest
  06/14/2013 University of Florida Study Finds Brain-Imaging Technique Can Help Diagnose Movement Disorders
  06/13/2013 Unleashing the Watchdog Protein: Research Opens Door to New Drug Therapies for Parkinson's Disease
  06/13/2013 Positive Results for Clinical Trial of Time Release Medication for Treatment of Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia
  06/13/2013 Cancer Drug Prevents Build-Up of Toxic Brain Protein Linked to Parkinsonís Disease
  06/10/2013 New Surgical Technique for Deep Brain Stimulation Proves Accurate and Safe
  06/06/2013 PUW Announces Winner of PUW Memory Quilt
  06/05/2013 May 2013 Updates
  05/30/2013 The Parkinson Alliance Announces Results from 14th Survey on Resilience in Parkinsonís Disease
  05/21/2013 19th Parkinson's Unity Walk Raises More than $1.6 Million in Support of Parkinson's Research
  05/03/2013 Dear #puw2013, Thank You from Our Team to Yours
  05/02/2013 Mayor Bloomberg Proclaims April 27, 2013 as ďParkinsonís Unity Walk DayĒ
  04/29/2013 Poem by Maryum "May May" Ali Read at the 19th Parkinson's Unity Walk
  04/24/2013 Make Every Step Count at 19th Annual Parkinson's Unity Walk in New York
  04/22/2013 Join us on the Plaza of The Today Show, Friday Morning, April 26, 2013
  04/19/2013 Raising Awareness of PD - One Billboard, Bus Shelter, Taxi TV, and Taxi Top at a Time
  04/18/2013 April 2013 Updates
  04/18/2013 Parkinsonís Organizations Unite to Support Clinical Research
  04/18/2013 An Important Event Update from our Executive Director
  04/16/2013 Possible Service Disruption to PUW Website
  04/01/2013 Parkinsonís Book Geared Toward Helping Families Across the Globe
  03/25/2013 2013 PUW Video Contest
  03/06/2013 March 2013 Updates
  02/25/2013 Project Seeks to Build Map of Human Brain
  02/25/2013 Medtronicís Brain Device Improves Early-Stage Parkinsonís
  02/21/2013 $14.4 Billion Economic Burden of Parkinson's Disease Takes Toll on Families
  02/11/2013 February 2013 Updates
  02/08/2013 Parkinsonís Disease Foundation (PDF) Selects Winner for PDFís Parkinsonís Awareness Month T-Shirt
  02/07/2013 Teva Begins Phase IV Clinical Trial of Azilect for Treatment of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Patients Living with Parkinsonís Disease
  02/01/2013 PUW Launches Three New Videos to Help Raise Awareness and Funds for Research
  01/24/2013 Participants Can Now Fundraise on the go With Mobile App
  01/24/2013 January 2013 Updates
  01/15/2013 Pesticides and Parkinson's: UCLA Researchers Uncover Further Proof of a Link
  01/15/2013 The Parkinson Alliance Announces Results from 13th Survey on Speech; Recruiting Participants to Complete Newest Survey on Falls.
  01/09/2013 May May Ali Continues to Raise Awareness; Scheduled to Appear on CNN and Good Day NY on January 11th
  01/02/2013 PUW Launches Parkinson's CHAMP and CHAMP in Action Campaign
  01/01/2013 Registered Participants Can Fundraise on Facebook Using an Application
2012
  12/13/2012 Your December 2012 Donation Can Keep us Moving Closer to a Cure
  12/12/2012 December 2012 Updates
  12/10/2012 Abstract Submission for the 3rd World Parkinson Congress
  12/07/2012 Attend the PAN Forum - Make Your Voice Heard in Washington, D.C.!
  12/04/2012 First Data from Largest, Ongoing Study of People with Parkinson's Disease Reveals Depression has Biggest Impact on Health Status
  11/30/2012 19th Parkinson's Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 27, 2013
  11/27/2012 April 27, 2013 Confirmed for 19th Parkinson's Unity Walk
  11/26/2012 New Raffle Prize for Top 50 Teams - a Memory Quilt!
  11/14/2012 November 2012 Updates
  11/13/2012 Settlement Allows Medicare Coverage for Skilled Nursing and Therapy Services
  11/05/2012 Your Dollars at Work - 2012 PUW Research Grants
  10/18/2012 October 2012 Updates
  10/05/2012 New Well-Being Map Improves Doctor-Patient Conversation for People with Parkinson's Disease
  10/04/2012 Zumba Fundraiser Benefiting The Parkinson's Unity Walk
  10/01/2012 Jane Denmark: An artisan in the butterfly garden
  09/28/2012 Parkinsonís Unity Walk Presents at BBCON 2012 - Blackbaud Conference for Non-Profits
  09/25/2012 Vanderbilt University and Bristol-Myers Squibb Sign Collaboration Agreement to Develop Novel Treatments for Parkinsonís Disease
  09/06/2012 Team Kelty Takes Raising Awareness of Parkinson's Disease to "New Heights."
  09/04/2012 Red Carpet Highlights from Teva CNS Booth Now Available!
  08/20/2012 Past Years PUW Public Service Announcements
  07/25/2012 First Ever European Unity Walk to Take Place in Two Months
  07/17/2012 Registration Now Open for 2013 Unity Walk
  07/16/2012 UCB Launches Neupro® in the U.S. to Treat Parkinsonís Disease and Restless Legs Syndrome
  06/13/2012 2012 Unity Walk Raises Over $1.8M for Parkinsonís Research
  06/12/2012 Top 50 Teams - Parkinson's Unity Walk 2012
  06/11/2012 Team Bettina is the Winner of the PUW 2012 Video Contest
  06/07/2012 First Parkinson's Unity Walk in Denmark - May 12, 2012
  06/01/2012 Unity Walk Fundraising Website Transitions from 2012 to 2013 Walk
  05/08/2012 Poem by Maryum "May May" Ali Read at the 18th Parkinson's Unity Walk
  05/07/2012 Abbottís SMS Campaign Continues to Raise Funds for Research Until May 28, Send Your Text Now!
  05/06/2012 PUW Video Contest
  05/02/2012 18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raises More Than $1.5 Million in Support of Parkinsonís Research
  04/30/2012 Dear #puw2012 Thank You! Letter Addressed to All of You. From the PUW Staff
  04/18/2012 Abbottís Investigational Treatment for Advanced Parkinsonís Disease Demonstrates Positive Results in Phase 3 Clinical Trial
  04/10/2012 Fundraising with the Stars Ė Four Challenge Weeks. Become a Star in Action! VIEW THE WINNERS!!
  04/10/2012 I Spy ... PUW Billboards Contest
  04/09/2012 Thousands to Participate in 18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk in Support of Parkinsonís Community
  03/14/2012 Whatís New for 2012!
  02/08/2012 Get Your Copy of "Communication and Swallowing Disorders in Parkinson Disease"
  01/30/2012 Congratulations to David Kaplan, Recipient of the 2012 Alan Bonander Humanitarian Award
  01/09/2012 PUW 2011 Newsletter is Now Available Online

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