| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:53 AM
ENFIELD - Students in the Talented and Gifted program at John F. Kennedy Middle School are working on community fundraising projects this spring.
Twin brothers Ryan Suleski and Sean Suleski, 12-year-old seventh graders, have a grandfather who has...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:27 PM
In my last article, I discussed the signs, symptoms and consequences of Parkinson's disease. Much like many other degenerative neurologic processes, Parkinson's presents many challenges to the person affected and to the caregivers as well.
| Apr 9, 2015
| 8:57 AM
VERNON -The photo in the story "Mike Wendus: Spearheading Santa House return to Rockville" on Page 5 of the April 2 edition of the Vernon ReminderNews should be credited to Patricia A. Schlag.
Music, creativity, dating and high finance at...
| Apr 5, 2015
Parkinson's disease affects seven to 10 million people worldwide. Of those affected, 1 million are in the United States with 60,000 new cases diagnosed yearly.
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation defines the disease as a chronic and progressive movement...
| Apr 3, 2015
Howard County General Hospital will offer the following wellness classes. Unless otherwise listed classes will be held at the HCGH Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Drive, Suite 100, Columbia.
•Essentials in babysitting. Learn to...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 10:00 PM
The signs were slight at first. "I would be standing at the sink doing dishes and my toe would just twitch and twitch," says Jennifer Bona, a Middlebury mom, whose strange symptoms increased in late 2012. "I couldn't get out of bed. I couldn't move. My...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:12 AM
GLASTONBURY — Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson's is hosting a fundraising gala to raise awareness for Parkinson's disease on March 21.
The "Believe It! Moving Forward for Parkinson's" gala will be held March 21 at Glastonbury Hills Country...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Learn the latest in Parkinson's research at a free daylong fair Feb. 25 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd.
Partners in Parkinson's, set for 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., will feature panels, question-and-answer...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:32 PM
Dr. Lawrence Egbert wishes the dictionary had a better word to describe what happened to more than a dozen Marylanders as he held their hands and watched their lives end. It wasn't suicide, says the doctor who lost his state medical license last month for...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:00 AM
AbbVie said on Monday that the Food and Drug Administration has approved its drug for Parkinson's disease.
Duopa, which is delivered directly into the small intestine with a portable infusion pump, treats symptoms such as tremors and muscle rigidity. The...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:25 PM
For a company best known for its search engine, Google is making big investments in the medical field: A contact lens to help diabetics monitor their glucose levels; magnetic nano particles to detect signs of cancer and impending heart attacks.