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We are committed to bringing awareness to the latest Parkinson’s disease (PD) news, research and resources. Browse and share our latest stories below or get the latest statistics, request an expert or download more information from our media kit.

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One million

people in the U.S. are living with Parkinson’s

60,000

Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's every year

Ten million

people worldwide are living with Parkinson's

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We are your trusted resource for the latest Parkinson’s disease news, statistics, research, expert commentary and more. If you are a member of the media working on a story regarding Parkinson’s disease, please contact Marissa Cruz, Public Relations Manager, at 305-537-9926 or MCruz@Parkinson.org.

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Navigating The Ambiguous Losses That Accompany Caregiving

Healthy Aging

Being a care partner to a person with a chronic disease or illness can be a meaningful and rewarding job, but it can also bring feelings of loss. This article defines the meaning of ambiguous loss and offers tips and resources for adjusting to your role as a care partner.

In The News

This South Carolina Cottage Showcases the Beauty and Functionality of Adaptive Design

Southern Living

This article features an adaptive cottage designed to accommodate those who have mobility issues or wish to age in place. The home was built collaboratively with Scott Rider, who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease 15 years ago, and aims to help others living with PD. Net proceeds from selling the home and a percentage of future sales of the Southern Living House Plan (SL-2075) will support the Parkinson's Foundation.

Better Lives. Together.

We know that awareness is power. The more people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) that we reach, the more hope, care and resources we can provide. Watch our PSA below.

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