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Chicago Tribune: Parkinson's Patients Find Help at Willowbrook Fitness Facility

InspirFit offers PD programs designed to increase or maintain the physical well-being of participants. The foundation provides a grant to the program.

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West Seneca Bee: Homes Lit Blue Raise Parkinson’s Awareness Thursday, April 14, 2016

NPF Western New York’s blue light bulb campaign is going strong. The idea for the blue bulbs came after a number of local landmarks agreed to be lit blue to raise awareness.

Fox 4: Dallas teen bringing awareness about Parkinson's with her music Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Tippy Balady’s tribute song, Coconut Cake, to her grandmother is raising awareness about Parkinson's. Balady will donate money from her sales to NPF.

ABC WHAM: U of R gets grant to help fight Parkinson's Monday, April 4, 2016

NPF of Greater Rochester awarded a $20,000 grant to the University of Rochester to study PD. It will allow a social worker to help neurologists at the University treat Parkinson's patients.

LinkedIn: April is Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month Monday, April 4, 2016

Concise article on the different campaigns PD non-profits have launched for Parkinson’s Awareness Month featuring #Move4PD campaign.

NBC KARE 11: Buy Dave's ties, support the National Parkinson Foundation Sunday, April 3, 2016

In honor of his grandmother who had PD, news anchor Dave Schwartz will wear a new HammerMade tie during April weekend broadcasts and will auction each one to raise money for the PD community in Minnesota and surrounding states.

The Santa Clarita Magazine: Get Moving to Fight Parkinson’s Disease! Friday, April 1, 2016

This article highlights Moving Day® grants, in particular USC’s 5K Training Team in LA for people with Parkinson’s. It also promotes Moving Day® North LA County on May 14.

The Huffington Post: Shaken to the Core Thursday, March 31, 2016

Inspirational story from Allison Toepperwein, who is living with Young-Onset PD.

Observer Today: Blue light bulbs available for Parkinson’s Awareness Month Wednesday, March 30, 2016

NPF of Western New York is raising awareness of the growing presence of PD in the region by distributing blue light bulbs to residents who wish to place them inside or outside their home.

Pharma Times: The 22nd Parkinson's Unity Walk to Take Place on Saturday, April 23rd in New York City's Central Park Wednesday, March 30, 2016

US regulatory advisors endorsed a drug with the potential to change the way PD psychosis is treated. NPF is quoted in reference to PD-psychosis.

JUF News: New JCC Chicago Wellness Programs help people with Parkinson’s live better Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Article about the new Parkinson's Wellness Programs offered at the Bernard Horwich JCC in West Rogers Park, Chicago. The program will offer innovative movement therapy sessions, a caregiver support group, and community-wide PD educational events directly to the community.


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