PARKINSON’S DISEASE AND THE POTENTIAL OF CANNABIS THERAPY

Excerpts from the article first published in THC Magazine by Dr. Nicola Davies, July 2015 Medical marijuana may provide relief for patients with Parkinson’s disease, an ailment which has no known cure. Several pharmaceutical drugs have been manufactured to manage the symptoms, but as with most medications, the side effects can be very severe. … [Read more...]

Remembering Ray Diller

February 3, 1936-January 1, 2016 Ray Diller, 79, passed away peacefully on New Year’s Day after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Ray was a graduate of Los Angeles High and received his B.A. from Cal. State at Los Angeles. His stock brokerage career spanned over 50 years with several major investment banking firms where he was a “super star”. … [Read more...]

Remembering Harry Benjamin Parkhurst

Harry Benjamin Parkhurst (1937 - 2015) Long time desert resident and retired local business owner passed away peacefully at his home on December 8, 2015 at the age of 78 after a long struggle with Parkinson's Disease. Harry was born in Schenectady, New York on May 24, 1937 to Raymond Parkhurst and Anna Cooke. He spent most of his life in … [Read more...]

JANUARY UPDATE “THE ROAD TO THE CURE”

UPDATE ON THE ROAD TO THE CURE A Look Back and a Look Forward We’re driving the “Road to the Cure”…the dream of changing the lives of over ten million people is not only a huge goal… Visibility 2015 has been a very good year for ICBI, particularly from a publicity/recognition point of view. While not spending additional funds on … [Read more...]

JANUARY 2016 PRO President’s Message

With optimism and the energy and spirit of NEW beginnings, we ring in 2016 filled with appreciation and homage to all those who support the work we do and those we serve. 25 years seems to have passed in the blink of an eye, and although we are still impatiently waiting for the CURE for Parkinson's we are truly proud of where we are as an … [Read more...]