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Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month Presents “Brainstorm For a Cure”

It was a dark and brainstormy night for The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Fox Trial Finder, The World Parkinson Congresses, The Pacific Parkinsons Research Institute, National Parkinson Foundation, The Cure Parkinson’s Trust, Parkinson’s Humor, Davis Phinney Foundation, Parkinson’s Action Network, American Academy of … Continue reading

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Dear “Beck Depression Inventory” Questionnaire

You are depressing.

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“Live Laugh Learn” Meets Again at Vancouver’s Lululemon Lab Sunday, September 30, 2012

This fall, the Vancouver Lab will once again host Rethink Breast Cancer‘s Live Laugh Learn gatherings. This National monthly program is a one-of-a-kind ongoing opportunity for women experiencing breast cancer in their 20’s, 30’s and early 40’s to connect with … Continue reading

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Today’s Pink Stroke of Genius: CoppaFeel! Launches “Men Get Breast Cancer too!” Campaign in UK

One slogan reads: “Raising Awareness. Reducing Embarrassment.” Another says: “Remind me to coppa feel.” But the real kicker reads: “Men Get Breast Cancer Too!” In fact,  300 British men are diagnosed with breast cancer a year! And today –  September … Continue reading

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Today’s Pink Stroke of Genius: Teenager Brittany Wenger Wins Grand Prize at Google Science Fair For Her Brilliant Breast Cancer Innovation

Inspired by her baby brother’s ailing health and her amazing 6th grade science teacher, Florida’s Brittany Wenger wowed the Google Science Fair‘s panel of judges with her science project: a computer program to help doctors diagnose breast cancer in a … Continue reading

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Michael J. Fox Inspires Hope Wth The Fox Trial Finder

Waking up next to Michael J. Fox is always inspiring. But this morning was extra special. His Foundation for Parkinson’s research has launched the Fox Trial Finder here in Canada! This online tool anonymously matches volunteers – both with and without Parkinson’s … Continue reading

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Somewhere In The Rainbow

R.I.P. euthanized Parkinson’s disease research monkeys…

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Please Vote for “This Is My Mama” in the 2012 Neuro Film Festival!

Naomi was just a kid when I was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson’s disease. This Is My Mama is her story. We collaborated on this animated film and entered it into the 2012 Neuro Film Festival. Organized by the American … Continue reading

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Robyn Michele Levy & Daughter Naomi Enter “This Is My Mama” Into 2012 Neuro Film Festival! Cast Your Vote For “Fan Favourite!”

Naomi was just a kid when I was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson’s disease. This Is My Mama is her story. We collaborated on this animated film and entered it into the 2012 Neuro Film Festival. Organized by the American … Continue reading

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Robyn Michele Levy & Daughter Naomi Enter “This Is My Mama” Into 2012 Neuro Film Festival

Naomi was just a kid when I was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson’s disease. This Is My Mama is her story. We collaborated on this film and entered it into the 2012 Neuro Film Festival contest organized by the American … Continue reading

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