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A large selection of links to help and information about Parkinson's
The Parkinson's Center of Oregon http://www.ohsu.edu/som-neuro/parkinsons/parkinsons.html
General information on Parkinson's Disease, including symptoms.
On the Internet, many Parkinson's related foundations maintain
helpful websites. A good place to get started is at the government's
NIH website: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/parkinsonsdisease.html,
which contains information and links to other sites. The NIH
also maintains a site summarizing recent research news on
the disease at: http://www.nhgri.nih.gov.
The National Parkinson Foundation: http://www.parkinson.org
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation: http://www.pdf.org
The Parkinson Society of Canada: http://www.parkinson.ca
The Parkinson's Center of Oregon: http://www.ohsu.edu/som-neuro/parkinsons
"Understanding Parkinson's Disease,"
by M. Youdim and P. Riederer, in Scientific American, January
1997, pp. 52-59.
"Cognitive deficits in Parkinson's
disease," by B. Dubois and B. Pillon, in Journal
of Neurology, 1997, vol. 244, pp. 2-8.
By mail or telephone:
The New York City-based Parkinson's Disease Foundation
is available to answer questions about the illness and provide
referrals to support groups or healthcare providers. Write
to: William Black Medical Building, Columbia-Presbyterian
Medical Center, 710 West 168th Street New York, NY 10032-9982.