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Read the latest news relevant to those with Parkinson’s Disease, as well as what’s happening here at the Parkinson Support Center!

Statewide Virtual Support Group, April 8

This program will use interactive video conference technology to connect people with Parkinson’s Disease, and their family members from community healthcare facilities across the Commonwealth to expert resources for a time of education and sharing. We will have an expert panel to address the surgical, medical, pharmacological and social implications…

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UK Advances Fight Against Parkinson’s

A clinical trial being conducted at the University of Kentucky is investigating a new treatment strategy for Parkinson’s disease that, if successful, could drastically change future treatment of the disease and possibly halt or reverse brain degeneration. UK is the first in the U.S. to conduct the clinical trial. There…

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8th Annual Frances E. Lang Living Well Symposium

WHO:  Approximately 300-400 people with Parkinson’s, caregivers, family members, medical/healthcare professionals and other service providers WHAT:  A day-long event with multiple break-out sessions, a lunchtime keynote speaker and exhibitor booths—all offering vital resources for attendees; 12 speakers to be featured; special exhibit area open all day. WHEN:  October 14, 2013,…

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