We have all been devastated by Robin Williams’ death. We are further saddened to hear that he was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s. While a diagnosis of any serious disease can be overwhelming, Parkinson’s and depression can go hand in hand. Read NPF's full statement about Parkinson's and depression.
This article from Fast Company uses NPF research to highlight how wearable technology could revolutionize the way people with Parkinson's access expert neurology care.
Read the latest What's Hot in PD? column by NPF's National Medical Director, Dr. Michael S. Okun, to learn about the current state of research into medical marijuana for Parkinson's disease.
Register today for Moving Day, a walk for Parkinson's! With several events scheduled for the fall, thousands of walkers will "move" together for a common goal — to beat Parkinson's. Register as an individual, join a team, or sponsor a participant — make your move today!