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Parkinson's Goes Prime Time: Five Things to Know About Parkinson's Disease

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug. 29, 2013 — Michael J. Fox is back in the spotlight this fall in a new sitcom "The Michael J. Fox Show" and spreading awareness about Parkinson's disease, a condition both he and his TV character have in common. Fox has been an outspoken advocate for Parkinson's disease research and [...]

Created by Nick Hanson

Parkinson’s Goes Prime Time: Five Things to Know about Parkinson’s Disease

Michael J. Fox is back in the spotlight this fall in a new sitcom “The Michael J. Fox Show” and spreading awareness about Parkinson’s disease, a condition both he and his TV character have in common. Fox has been an outspoken advocate for Parkinson’s disease research and awareness since disclosing [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

The Michael J. Fox Foundation to Help Fund Unique Study

Researchers at Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Banner Sun Health Research Institute have been awarded a grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to work together on a diagnostic test that could identify early Parkinson's disease. Mayo Clinic Neurologist Charles Adler, M.D., Ph.D., says, "There is currently no diagnostic test for Parkinson's disease. Making a diagnosis in living [...]

Created by Dana Sparks