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Foundation Updates

Read expert commentary, insights and general announcements on how the Foundation is paving the way for Parkinson's research.

  • 5 Ways to Make Cooking Easier with Parkinson's Disease

    In the Kitchen: Assistive Devices for People with Parkinson's

    The right tools can help people with Parkinson’s prepare and eat meals more easily and safely. Learn about available options to help in the kitchen and at the dinner table.

  • Akbar Gbajabiamila Narrates New Video: “If my family member has Parkinson’s, will I get the disease?”

    The Michael J. Fox Foundation presents an animation video, narrated by Akbar Gbajabiamila, shedding light on the connection between family history and Parkinson’s risk.

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    RaceTrac’s Longstanding Legacy of Giving Back to Speed a Parkinson’s Cure

    For over a decade, RaceTrac, a third-generation family-owned company, has supported MJFF's mission in various ways.

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    Congratulations, Michael J. Fox: Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award Winner

    On Saturday, November 19, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presented Michael J. Fox with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for his tireless advocacy efforts.

  • Akbar Gbajabiamila and Dad

    The Athletic: NFL Alum and TV Host Akbar Gbajabiamila Talks about Using His Platforms to Help Parkinson’s Research

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    Remembering Patient Council Member Eric Pitcher

    MJFF mourns the passing of Foundation Patient Council member Eric Pitcher.

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