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Generic drug leader Teva acquires Allergan unit

...developed in Israel for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. It also has a patent on Azilect, a treatment for Parkinson's disease.Yossi Vardi, one of Israel's most-successful tech investors, said Teva's acquisition could signal a new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/generic-drug-leader-teva-a
Couple, married 60 years, to take special trip thanks to Dream Foundation

...professional violinist, a slideshow and skits of the couple's life together.After John was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2013, and as it progressed, the Mannings weren't sure he would be able to make the trip. Their friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-07/couple-married-60-years-take-
Joviniano "Joe" Colón

...S. Army) Joviniano Colón, age 87, died June 24th at the Charles Norwood VA Hospital from complications of Parkinson's Disease. Funeral services with full military honors will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at Platt's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175155409
Upcoming calendar

...Dental Medicine at GRU and faculty advisor in the Geriatrics Program, discussing the dental issues of people with Parkinson's Disease; parkinsoncsra.orgPRIDE NIGHT OUT: DE NOVO: 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, De Novo; kick off the Augusta Pride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-16/upcoming-calenda
Isakson plans for third Senate campaign despite disclosure of Parkinson's diagnosis

...Isakson, R-Ga., disclosed Wednesday he has Parkinson's disease, but said the diagnosis won't deter him from...Isakson is "in stage 1.5 of 5 accepted stages of Parkinson's disease....indicative of his mild symptoms."Isakson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/isakson-plans-third-senate-c
Georgians can now apply for medical marijuana through a registry at the Georgia Department of Public Health

...following diseases: multiple sclerosis (MS), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig's disease, Parkinson's disease and sickle cell disease. That would mean roughly 500,000 patients in Georgia are potentially eligible, although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/georgians-can-now-apply-medi
Poll: Ailing Isakson still supported

ATLANTA ? Half of likely Republican primary voters say Sen. Johnny Isakson's Parkinson's Disease won't impact their vote, and one-fifth say it makes them more likely to elect him to a third term.Isakson revealed last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-16/poll-ailing-isakson-still-suppo
Parkinson's won't stop him, Isakson says

ATLANTA ? Georgia's political world shuddered a little last week with the news that Sen. Johnny Isakson has Parkinson's Disease, and now that the initial surprise has subsided, voters may be wondering whether he's still qualified."My...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-14/parkinsons-wont-stop-him
Overtime

...school's first NCAA invitation, died on Wednesday afternoon in Charlotte, N.C., after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was 79.A native of Hemingway, S.C., Foster is one of the few in NCAA history to have multiple 20-win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-27/overtime
Parkinson's disease increasing, but so are better treatments

...There is a "tsunami" of new Parkinson's disease cases that will hit the U...going to see a tsunami of Parkinson's disease as a result of the aging of...understanding of not only what causes Parkinson's disease but what really causes the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-15/parkinsons-disease-increasin