The TOPAZ Trial

I wanted to help other Parkinson’s patients and thought that being in the study may lead to something that would improve their carePaul L Late last fall, I signed up to be part of the TOPAZ (Trial of Parkinson’s and Zoledronic Acid)  trial for people with Parkinson’s Disease.  TOPAZ is sponsored in by the National Institute of …

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Some Clinical Trials You Can Participate In

Our challenges don't definite us. Our actions do.Michael J Fox While perusing today's emails, I came across an article on Parkinson's News Today about the clinical trial Finger Tapping on Smartphone May Measure Parkinson’s Severity. This sounded familiar, so I checked it out. The study was originally published in the journal Nature Scientific Reports. Researchers …

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February Musings

We just returned from a glorious 6 days in Maui, which is one of our favorite places to go to. Mr. Twitchy loves to go there in January-February to direct the whale traffic off the island. He thinks they would get lost without him. Walking along the beach path in the early mornings, there were …

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