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The Goal in Parkinson's Management? Quality of Life!


Why treat the symptoms of Parkinson’s or any other disease for that matter?  Why initiate treatment at a particular time?  What is our ultimate goal?  The answer is very clear - it’s all about quality of life.

Your Complete Guide to PD Clinical Trials
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Dopamine Agonists in the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

Dopamine agonists in treating Parkinson's - another group of medications, not without their limitations but can help manage symptoms. Learn more...

A Guide To Parkinson's Clinical Trials

Without your participation in clinical trials, better treatments for Parkinson's disease and ultimately a cure will never be found. Learn all about the process of becoming involved.

Dopamine Replacement Therapy in Parkinson's Disease

Since it's development decades ago, levodopa continues to be the gold standard of treatment for Parkinson's disease, improving motor symptoms and functioning.

The Goal in Parkinson's Disease? Quality of Life!

The goal of treating Parkinson's disease must be quality of life and needs to be the main priority of patients and medical professionals alike.

Helpful Guide to the Language of Clinical Trials in Parkinson's

When you enter the world of clinical research for Parkinson's or any other condition, it is important to understand the terms that are being used to describe the details of the clinical trial.

The Pros and Cons of Participating in a Parkinson's Clinical Trial

Like any decision, whether or not you participate in a Parkinson's clinical trial requires careful consideration of the pros and cons as they relate to a particular study.

How To Find Clinical Trials in Parkinson's Disease

Clinical trial recruitment in Parkinson's research delays the development of new treatments. But there are resources that help patients connect with the right study.

Types of Parkinson's Clinical Trials

The term "clinical trials" can mean everything from a questionnaire to testing out a new drug for the first time. But all trials need participants.

Why Participate in Clinical Trials for Parkinson's?

As patients we are key to successful Parkinson's research. Without us better treatments and a cure will not be found - the importance of clinical trials.

The Parkinson's Drug Development Process

The journey of a drug or intervention to help treat Parkinson's disease is a long and complicated one. Learn how a new medication gets to the pharmacy shelf.

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