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OCTOBER MESSAGE FROM PRO PRESIDENT JO ROSEN

My September Birthday was simply wonderful and I thank each one of you that sent greetings and messages. I celebrated by taking a whirlwind trip to Boston where I participated in a Parkinson’s Summit orchestrated by Sunovian, a pharmaceutical company with two Parkinson’s drugs in their pipeline, one for off episodes and the other for psychosis. It … [Read more...]

UPDATE ON PARKINSON’S “ROAD TO THE CURE” PROJECT

Ram Bhatt, PhD Potential of Second Pharma Collaboration SPOTLIGHT ON ICBI FROM BIG PHARMA! ICBI scientists met with another US pharmaceutical company in September. The meeting was followed by an inquiry from this pharmaceutical company on whether ICBI would be interested in discussing collaboration scenarios. Although our drugs are not yet … [Read more...]

PHARMACISTS ARE AN ESSENTIAL RESOURCE FOR PARKINSON’S DISEASE PATIENTS

The Pharmaceutical Journal 28 Sep 2017 Pharmacists are well placed to manage the complex medication regimens of patients with Parkinson’s disease by not only addressing a raft of motor and non-motor symptoms but also managing other co-morbidities, such as diabetes or hypertension. Two centuries have passed since the term ‘Parkinson’s disease’ … [Read more...]

CAREGIVING NEEDS DOUBLE AS END OF LIFE NEARS

Most rely on family members to provide that support, researchers say TUESDAY, Aug. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Reliance on caregivers doubles as people near death, and half of those caregivers -- typically unpaid family members -- report having no time for themselves, a new study indicates. The research used a nationally representative … [Read more...]