Parkinson?s Unity Walk Company Profile

10:46 EDT 17th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Parkinson's disease is the second most common chronic neurological disorder in older adults after Alzheimer's, affecting approximately one percent of people over age 60. Approximately 15 percent of patients develop Parkinson's disease before the age of 50. Every nine minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Symptoms include tremor, muscle rigidity, slowed motion, shuffling gait, and a loss of facial expression. The symptoms vary from patient to patient, but become more severe over time.

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Laser shoes prevent 'freezing' in Parkinson patients

Freezing of gait, an absence of forward progression of the feet despite the intention to walk, is a debilitating symptom of Parkinson's disease. Laser shoes that project a line on the floor to the rhy...

Walk the distance, make a difference! Walk for M.E. on ME Awareness Day! | 19 January 2018

The ME Association is teaming up with Just Walk to offer this unique opportunity to walk for M.E. on the 12th May which is ME Awareness Day.

Peace is not unity in similarity but unity in diversity, in the comparison and conciliation of differences.

Mikhail Gorbachev, political leader

Walking to End Parkinson's Disease: American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) Expands National Optimism Walk Series

More Cities. More Walkers. More Funds to Help People with Parkinson’s Live Life to the Fullest New York, NY (PRWEB) February 26, 2018 The American Parkinson’s Disease Association (APDA) officiall...

[Comment] Hypercholinergic activity in LRRK2 Parkinson's disease

Mutations of the LRRK2 gene are a common cause of autosomal-dominant Parkinson's disease. The clinical features of manifest LRRK2 Parkinson's disease are generally indistinguishable from those of spor...

DNC Unity Commission Agrees On Slate Of Historic Reforms

WASHINGTON ― At its final meeting on Friday and Saturday, the Democratic National Committee’s Unity and Reform Commission agreed to a set of dramatic revisions aimed at restoring faith in the pres...

Non-profit to accelerate development of potential new Parkinson's drug

(Parkinson's UK) UK charity, Parkinson's UK is partnering with US biotech Neurolixis in a $1 million deal to accelerate the development of a potential cure for dyskinesia -- a severe side effect of co...

Hamas due to hand over Gaza in major step toward unity

Hamas is due to end its decade-long dominance of Gaza by Friday in its biggest step yet towards Palestinian unity, but hopes raised by a reconciliation deal have already given way to doubts. The Pale...

Drugs and Medications [475 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [747 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Gait & Posture Special Issue: Gait adaptations in response to obstacle type in fallers with Parkinson's disease.

Gait impairment places older adults and people with Parkinson's disease (PD) at an increased risk of falls when walking over obstacles. Increasing the height of obstacles results in greater challenge ...

The Effect of Auditory Cueing on the Spatial and Temporal Gait Coordination in Healthy Adults.

Walk ratio, defined as step length divided by cadence, indicates the coordination of gait. During free walking, deviation from the preferential walk ratio may reveal abnormalities of walking patterns....

Mild Cognitive Impairment in Parkinson's Disease-What Is It?

Mild cognitive impairment is a common feature of Parkinson's disease, even at the earliest disease stages, but there is variation in the nature and severity of cognitive involvement and in the risk of...

Reference equations for the six-minute walk distance in the healthy Chinese population aged 18-59 years.

The six-minute walk test (6MWT) is a safe, simple, inexpensive tool for evaluating the functional exercise capacity of patients with chronic respiratory disease. However, there is a lack of standard r...

Motivators and Barriers to Exercise in Parkinson's Disease.

Despite evidence for the benefits of exercise in Parkinson's disease (PD), many patients remain sedentary for undefined reasons.

Clinical Trials [1413 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Treatment of Parkinson's Disease With Eliprodil

Patients with Parkinson's disease are missing the chemical neurotransmitter dopamine. This occurs as a result of destructive changes in an area of the brain responsible for making dopamin...

Intravenous Levodopa for the Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease

Patients with Parkinson's disease have low levels of the neurotransmitter dopamine. Dopamine is responsible for motor function and normal physical activity. Patients with Parkinson's dise...

Six Minutes Walk Test and Shuttle Walk Test in Eisenmenger Syndrome

The purpose of this study is to verify the applicability Six minutes walk test and Shuttle walk test in assessing functional capacity in patients with Eisenmenger Syndrome. Patients will u...

Parkinson's Repository of Biosamples and Network Datasets (Tracking Parkinson's)

Prospective observational study of Parkinson's disease with repeat clinical assessment and biobanking of blood samples.

Medication Review in Patients on Anti-Parkinson Therapy

To identify patients within the community taking anti-parkinson medications in whom the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease is incorrect and to supervise and clinically monitor the withdrawal...

Companies [206 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Parkinson's Unity Walk

The Parkinson Alliance

The Parkinson Alliance is the umbrella organization for the Parkinson's Unity Walk. The Kingston, NJ-based national non-profit organization is dedicated to raising funds to help finance the most promi...

Parkinson?s Unity Walk

Parkinson's disease is the second most common chronic neurological disorder in older adults after Alzheimer's, affecting approximately one percent of people over age 60. Approximately 15 percent of pa...

Better Walk

Better Walk was founded in May 2013 by three Georgia Tech biomedical engineering students and was selected as one of six companies to participate in the Zero To 510 accelerator in...

Do the 2

The Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is a 30-mile walk to raise money and awareness for Atlanta area breast cancer organizations. In just its first seven years, the Walk has generated more than $...

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