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OUR CAMPAIGN INSPIRES PEOPLE TO LOOK BEYOND PARKINSON’S DISEASE AND SEE PEOPLE LIVING LIFE TO THE FULLEST

New York, NY, April 2, 2018 – To kick-off Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month, APDA is launching a brand new public service announcement (PSA) that encourages viewers to look closer at Parkinson’s disease (PD). Featured nationwide on television (in English and Spanish) and in a social media campaign, Look Closer will expand the public’s understanding of the disease and give hope to those already impacted by PD. Hear their stories.


FDA Approval for Vercise™ DBS

New York, NY, December 13, 2017 – The American Parkinson Disease Association is pleased to share with the Parkinson’s community that Boston Scientific recently received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Vercise™ Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) System.

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We are always working to meet the educational needs of people with Parkinson’s, family, friends, and the community. Staying informed is key in fighting this disease.


Follow APDA’s organizational developments, read up on our educational materials addressing the clinical and psychosocial symptomatology of Parkinson’s disease and offering guidance and information for coping with the disease, or access our archive of quarterly newsletters.

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