A collection of news and information related to Parkinson's Disease published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 956 » View wdbj7.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-80 Next >
WDBJ-TV Anchor/ReporterParents of special needs kids sometimes don't know where to find help. They may not even know what help is out there. One Roanoke family wants parents to know there is somewhere to turn. When you walk into the Barber's house in Roanoke you know...
A Martinsville caregiver has been found guilty of abuse and neglect following the 2011 death of an incapacitated adult. A jury has recommended that Richard C. Wagoner Jr. serve five years in prison. Wagoner won't be sentenced until Oct. 18. Wagoner...
reporter"It was shocking to say the least." It's been just over a year since David Chedester learned he has Parkinson's Disease, but it all started about 10-years ago. "When I was 18, I was playing college baseball and I had a line drive hit off my right temple...
WDBJ7 ReporterStephen Grammer knows a thing or two about adversity. He also knows how to turn a negative into a positive. The 32- year-old Salem resident was born with Cerebral Palsy, which severely limits his movement and speech. Cerebral palsy is caused by an...
It is getting to be an old story, what with the number of times Elena Delle Donne has recounted what happened to her basketball career almost exactly five years ago. Yet she tells it again without hesitation and with enthusiasm, filling in details...
Gettysburg: Jeanette Westphal, 82, of Gettysburg died Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Avera Oahe Manor in Gettysburg. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Grace Bible Church, Gettysburg, with Pastor Jeff Adel and Pastor Ken Cartlidge...
Tags: Religion and Belief, Christianity
Former Bears first round draft pick Dick Evey died Thursday in Knoxville, Tenn., after a debilitating illness at 72. A 6-foot-4, 245-pound defensive lineman who played end and tackle, Evey came to the Bears in 1964 out of Tennessee as the 14th overall...
ReutersMay 23 (Reuters) - Merck & Co has ended development of preladenant, an experimental drug for Parkinson's disease, after initial data from three late-stage trials proved disappointing. New Jersey-based Merck said the decision to discontinue the studies...
Reuters* Polanski's Stewart documentary resurrected 40 years later * Frears focuses on Ali's court battle over Vietnam War * Pele plans film on his life to "inspire new generation" By Mike Davidson CANNES, May 23 (Reuters) - Three years after "Senna", the...
Still feeling the effects of the nerve damage suffered when her arm broke in half while she was serving in Afghanistan, Marine Sgt. Lorie Yrigoyen stood on the podium on the first day of the Warrior Games, gold medal in hand. The following Thursday,...
Calendar These activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818: Concert Charles Sullivan performs Broadway tunes, American Songbook standards, gospel and more at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, May...
Deliver the Dream, a South Florida-based nonprofit that organizes retreats for families experiencing a serious illness or crisis, will be hosting its third annual "Fishing for the Dream" family fishing tournament. The event is set for May 31 and June 1...
Nov 16, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
May 7, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
May 20, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
Apr 23, 2012 |Story| WDBJ7
May 25, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
May 25, 2013 |Story| Aberdeen News
May 24, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
May 23, 2013 |Story| Reuters
May 23, 2013 |Story| Reuters
May 21, 2013 |Story| HB Independent
May 22, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
May 22, 2013 |Story| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Original site for Parkinson's Disease topic gallery.