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Fred’s Walk The Bay for World Parkinson’s Day

Plans are well on the way for Fred’s Walk on Sunday, April 8th, 2018 at Montrose Bay. We’d like to […]
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The research that is being funded – Update with Anastasia

I began my PhD in March with Associate Professor Tracey Dickson’s research group at Menzies, after obtaining First Class Honours […]
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Movie Night Fundraiser

On the evening of Thursday, 8 November 2017, the Fred Binns Parkinson’s Foundation hosted a fundraising event at the State […]
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Research report

According to an item in a recent issue of the London Daily Telegraph, dogs could ‘sniff out’ Parkinson’s disease years before symptoms […]
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Meet Hobart’s Movement Disorder Specialist

I grew up in Hobart and studied Medicine at the University of Tasmania.  I moved to Victoria to complete physician […]
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David Walsh talks about his father with Parkinson’s disease

He must have been around 85 when it started, but I didn’t notice. He probably didn’t either. By then my […]
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Who Was James Parkinson?

The first clear description of what is today called Parkinson’s disease was a treatise entitled “An Essay on the Shaking […]
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Walk the Bay for World Parkinson’s Day 2nd April 2017

The day started with an excellent report from the weather man and it stood true for the entire duration of […]
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Bernadette, a support worker for the past 7 years, writes:

I met Scott in November, 2016. Scott is a 28 year-old man who lives with his family. He loves walking […]
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Bunnings Barbeque

Successful Bunnings Sausage Sizzle With a little trepidation, because the February long weekend was packed with activities, including the Wooden […]
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