Parkinson's disease increasing, but so are better treatments

...not possible in humans, Standaert's lab has targeted the gene that controls that protein and has a grant from the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research to explore whether that could be a target for interventions.But part of the...

Michael J. Fox finds a suitable acting challenge

LOS ANGELES - Michael J. Fox says that acting for him, these days, is "like being a right-handed...four kids and wife, Tracy Pollan. He also devotes himself to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, founded in 2000, which...

Michael J. Fox seeks funding for Parkinson's research

WASHINGTON -- Actor Michael J. Fox told a Senate hearing Tuesday that he had hidden his Parkinson's disease for eight years "through increasing amounts of medication...

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Michael J. Fox scrubs up for series TV return

LOS ANGELES -- Michael J. Fox couldn't resist the lure of television comedy or an executive...for him during production, according to Lawrence and NBC. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research has provided $35 million...

Fox able to laugh at Parkinson's in new sitcom

LOS ANGELES - It's natural to feel sorry for Michael J. Fox. He was riding high in 2000 when he suddenly announced...most anticipated new sitcom of the fall season, The Michael J. Fox Show, which mirrors his real life and struggles...

Endorsements help erase stigma

When actor Michael J. Fox walks away from his hit TV series to concentrate on fighting Parkinson's...concerned with. With regard to National Institutes of Health funding, Michael J. Fox was very influential and moving when he testified before the Senate...

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James Andrew

...his passion was showing them the joys of rural living. Contributions may be made in memory of Jim Andrew to: The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research; Grand Central Station; P.O. Box 4777; New York, NY 10163-4777 or online...

Help fight Parkinson's

...effects of PD are: tremors (dyskinesia, as seen in Michael J. Fox); problems with balance and walking; speech and...Administration, to the National Parkinson Foundation and the Michael J. Fox Foundation in search of a cure for PD.For more information...

Cher in the City: Bubba, and the Y, teach about family

...touched by Bubba and his story, by what the people of the YMCA do to support him and he them. It reminded me of when Michael J. Fox, one of my favorite actors, said a few years ago, "Family is not an important thing, it's everything."I...

What Is It?

...mid-engine sports car built by John DeLorean. The DeLorean was made famous in the movie Back to the Future, starring Michael J. Fox. Before building his own cars, DeLorean worked at General Motors, where he was credited with development of the...