Course for GPs Developed in Northern Ireland Goes Live Across UK
A new online course has been developed by the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network, in collaboration with Northern Ireland Macmillan GP Facilitators.
MPs show their support for Parkinson's Is
MPs have shown their support for our new awareness campaign that launches on World Parkinson's Day.
Improvements to PIP awards for those of pension age
Further changes to Personal Independence Payments for those of pension age.
‘Super smeller’ research moves us closer to a diagnostic test for Parkinson’s
Researchers have identified small molecules secreted by the skin that are maybe responsible for a unique scent in people with Parkinson's.
Llwyddiant yr ymgyrch: cymeradwyo Opicapone yng Nghymru / Campaign success: Opicapone approved in Wales
Bydd pobl â chlefyd Parkinson yng Nghymru bellach yn gallu cael y cyffur Opicapone yn haws.
People with Parkinson's in Wales will now be able to access the drug Opicapone more easily.
Deep brain stimulation boosts the strength of brain cell batteries
Research shows that deep brain stimulation may help boost energy levels in Parkinson’s brain cells by increasing the size of mitochondria.
Drug for dyskinesia approved for phase 2 trials
A potential drug for dyskinesia has reached an important milestone and can now go forward into clinical trials.
Parkinson's UK and Sport England launch Parkinson's Power
Parkinson's UK has teamed up with Sport England to deliver an innovative project that will help inactive people with Parkinson's become and stay physically active.
Shaping the future of social care
An update on a parliamentary event to highlight the social care needs of working-age people with Parkinson's and other long term conditions.
GDNF clinical trial offers hope for restoring brain cells damaged in Parkinson’s
The pioneering GDNF clinical trials programme delivered an experimental treatment directly to the brain. The trial results offer hope that it may be possible to restore the cells damaged in Parkinson’s.