Message from the Editor

Welcome to the fall issue of eParkinsonPost for 2014. First up is a reminder to register today for our latest Parkinson Webinar. about New Parkinson’s Treatments Available in Canada since the publication of the Canadian Guidelines on Parkinson Disease. The presentation features experts who led the clinical trials so you may understand treatment options, safety … Read more

Be a Parkinson’s Ambassador in your riding

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of Canadians affected by Parkinson’s disease? If so, we invite you to join our Parkinson’s Ambassador Network. You and other volunteers will play an important role in the upcoming 2015 federal election as representatives of the Parkinson’s community in political ridings across Canada. Parkinson Society … Read more

Death of Robin Williams shines spotlight on Parkinson’s and depression

The suicide of actor and comedian Robin Williams last month and the subsequent revelation that he was newly diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease gave rise to a flurry of rumour, speculation and confusion about the relationship between Parkinson’s and depression. Parkinson Society Canada and our regional partners responded to many calls from media, individuals living with … Read more