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Kickin’ Parkinson’s Boxing Program

Kickin’ Parkinson’s is always looking for ways to support our local PD patients and families and are pleased to announce a partnership with Chet Barnett and Chadwick Menge to form...
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Kickin’ Parkinson’s at the CCC

2019 was a historic year for our participation in the Crescent City Classic as we raised over $43,000 to support a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. Over 63 runners, who were...
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Tickets are on sale for Kickin’ Party 2019!

We rested in 2018 and now are reenergized for the Kickin’ Party 2019 on October 17th at Stone Creek Club & Spa! We will have all our crowd favorites…a stellar...
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Exciting news for Parkinson’s sufferers

One of the most exciting recent developments supported by the Michael J. Fox Foundation is the announcement of human trials of MCC950, a once daily pill therapy targeting the brain...
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Getting Precise about Precision Medicine in Parkinson’s

Editor’s Note: For more Foundation news, research updates and tips on living well with Parkinson’s, read the Spring/Summer 2017 edition of The Fox Focus, our biannual newsletter. Using the same...
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American Health Care Act Passes U.S. House of Representatives

UPDATE MAY 25, 2017: The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released an analysis of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) on May 24, 2017. The CBO is a nonpartisan, federal agency...
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Palfreman: Toward Parkinson’s Personalized Medicine

In his latest blog post for the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease, science journalist and person with Parkinson’s Jon Palfreman introduces us to Personalized Parkinson Project. This Netherlands study aims to...
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Community Gearing up for Inaugural Tour De Fox in South Carolina

This summer and fall, four Tour de Fox cycling events will take place across the United States and Canada. Last year’s three-ride Series attracted more than 900 cyclists, galvanized 5,700...
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Podcast: Sleep Disturbances in Parkinson’s

Most people living with Parkinson’s disease (PD) have experienced problems with sleep. While this is a common symptom, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to treatment. There are a wide variety...
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