The Effects of Exercise on PD
Kristen Pickett, Ph.D., PDF-funded researcher from the University of Wisconsin, Madison reports on her study of exercise and the PD brain.Learn More
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Celebrate Spring New York
Wednesday, April 1 (New York, NY)
Say farewell to winter and Celebrate Spring with us at TAO Downtown. All proceeds benefit the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation. This event is led by PDF and the Young New Yorkers for the Fight Against Parkinson’s committee, including Co-Chairs G. Pennington Egbert III, Gregory and Barbara Romero, Jonathan Romero, Missy Egbert Sheehan and William B. Sheehan and Vice-Chairs W. Alexander Budney, Andrew S. Gustin, George and Peggy Hebard, Josh and Melissa Raskin, Adam and Kim Wolfberg, Darren and Michele Wolfberg.
VIDEO: FDA Approves DUOPATM for Treatment of Motor Fluctuations in Advanced Parkinson’s Disease
January 12, 2015
PDF alerts the community that DUOPA™, a gel formulation of the drug carbidopa/levodopa that is delivered directly to the small intestine through a surgically-placed tube, has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of motor fluctuations in advanced Parkinson's disease. The drug’s manufacturer, AbbVie, Inc., announced the approval today.