Parkinson's Disease


Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

On the “Living with Parkinson’s” pages of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Web site, information about the disease is offered for patients and caregivers, and links to additional resources are provided.

National Parkinson Foundation

The National Parkinson Foundation site provides news and information about events, conferences, and symposia, and a range of electronic and print information (some in Spanish) helpful to Parkinson's patients and care givers.

Parkinson's Disease Foundation

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation's Web site includes an overview of the disease's symptoms and treatments and strategies for living with Parkinson’s Disease. An "ask the expert" feature is available for specific questions.

Parkinson's Disease - Hope Through Research

Parkinson's Disease: Hope Through Research is a comprehensive booklet, available on-line from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (a member of the U.S. government National Institutes of Health), covering topics from the symptoms of Parkinson's to treatment, diet, exercise, promising research, and resources for further information.