Why should you participate in Clinical Trials for Parkinson’s?

It’s so crucial that patients with Parkinson’s be part of the solution, that they participate in trials and help move the ball forward so that people like you …. can benefit from the knowledge that we get from these trials.”Andrew Siderowf, MD You do trials for yourself because you hope it works, and then two …

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What’s New in the Parkinson’s World This Month

In the end, this book is an empowering exploration of exquisite women. Facing the battle of our lives with strength, grace and dignity. 26 women fighting fate, facing facts, conquering fear.Laura Russell, author There has been some remarkable news in the Parkinson’s world in the last few weeks: (1) The EPA has banned the pesticide …

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For Women with Parkinson’s: Hormones and PD Meds

On Sunday, November 1, Twitchy Women hosted a panel discussion on how changing hormones can interfere with Parkinson's medications for Women with PD. We began with an overview of the few studies that have been done on this topic. Unfortunately there has not been very much research on this. Estrogen may provide some level of …

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